scientific outreach

2017 Undergraduate Research Symposium
The Morton Arboretum hosted the 2017 Center for Tree Science Undergraduate Research Symposium on Wednesday, August 16th.
A Day at the Field Museum 2017
On July 12th, Undergraduate Research Fellows were invited to learn about the research being conducted by interns at the Field Museum.
A summer as a SciComm intern

Hello, everyone! My name is Melissa, and over the course of the summer I have been working with the Chicago Region Trees Initiative (otherwise known as CRTI) as a Science and Conservation Communication Intern.

2016 Fellows and Staff on the steps in front of the Field Museum of Natural History
On August 8th, The Field Museum interns hosted fellows & interns from The Morton Arboretum & the Chicago Botanic Garden.
Me and my Laptop: A Love Story
(Part 3 of 3) I finish up talking about my project with a post about why computers are important to my project, and why they're important to me.
More on Those Pesky Oaks
(Part 2 of 3) Continuing my explanation of my project, this time I'm breaking down my research question in more detail, with my usual cheesy diagrams.
Oaks: A Tricky, Promiscuous Genus
My primary research question for this summer and a bit of the background information necessary to understand it. (Part 1 of 3)
Fieldtrip to Chicago Botanic Garden
Undergraduate Research Fellows and Field Museum interns learn about the research being conducted by interns at the Chicago Botanic Garden.
Honey, I'm Home!
A quick introduction to me (Kasey Pham) and the Arboretum's stupendous Systematics Lab, for those who've ever wondered what it is that we study in the Herbarium on the third floor of the Admin building.
Technology, Forest Surveys, and Climate Change
This blog post will be primarily dedicated to giving you an overview of my project including how it can potentially help us understand the ramifications of climate change over time.

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