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Denzell Cross Featured as a UGA Amazing Student!

Denzell Cross, a PhD Student in the Capps Lab, was featured as a UGA Amazing Student on May 27 (https://news.uga.edu/denzell-cross/)!

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Keysa Rosas-Rodriguez selected as a Fulbright Student Fellow

Integrative Conservation and Ecology PhD student, Keysa Rosas-Rodriguez, was selected as a Fulbright Student Fellow for Mexico! Keysa’s research will examine the impacts of palm oil expansion on the structure and function of freshwater ecosystems in the Neotropics. This is … Continue reading

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The Capps Lab welcomes a great new team of undergraduates!

The Capps Lab is excited to welcome a new crop of undergraduate researchers and interns to our team! Their academic backgrounds and interests are quite varied, and we are excited to have such an incredible, interdisciplinary team joining our ranks. … Continue reading

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Krista gives an invited lecture in the Jacob Marschak Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Mathematics in the Behavioral Sciences at UCLA

The Marschak Colloquium Drowning in Waste: Confronting the Ecological, Economic, and Technological Realities of Aging and Obsolete Water Infrastructure The critical global problem of aging and obsolete water infrastructure threatens economic stability, human welfare, and the environment. Countries around the … Continue reading

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Denzell Cross Awarded the Prestigious Ford Predoctoral Fellowship!

The Capps Lab is excited to celebrate Denzell Cross and his Ford Predoctoral Fellowship Award! This year the program awarded approximately 65 predoctoral fellowships. These fellowships provide three years of support for individuals engaged in graduate study leading to a Doctor … Continue reading

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Visit to Kansas State!

Thank you to the Gido Lab for being such amazing hosts for my visit. It was fantastic to meet such a great group of biologists in the Division of Biology and learn about the exciting research going on at K-State. … Continue reading

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The Capps Lab is looking for an undergraduate researcher in urban streams for the summer!

Declining water quality and increasing human health risks associated with failing water infrastructure Globally, failing water infrastructure has been linked to declining water quality and increased exposure to contaminants, and potentially harmful bacteria infections including, but not limited to Escherichia coli. … Continue reading

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REU Opportunity at the Savannah River Ecology Lab

Consider applying for the NSF REU program in Radioecology held at the University of Georgia Savannah River Ecology Laboratory (SREL; https://srel-reu.uga.edu/). The program is unique in that it is the only undergraduate program in radioecology in the U.S.  Students have an … Continue reading

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Capps Lab Annual Holiday Celebration

Capps Lab Holiday Celebration at the Rook and Pawn in Athens, GA. I feel so thankful to have such a great team!

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Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program–Now Accepting Applications!

Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at the University of California Santa Cruz are now available.  Each March, 20 early-undergraduate Scholars from around the country are selected to participate in a two-year conservation mentorship program centered on the summers between academic years.  … Continue reading

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