Hopi Hoekstra received the 2015 National Academy of Sciences Richard Lounsbery Award for her work probing the molecular basis of how adaptation to novel selective pressures establishes and sustains diversity during evolution. Full story.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded Professor Emeritus, Richard Lewontin, The Crafoord Prize in Biosciences 2015 for his pioneering contributions to the understanding of genetic polymorphism. Full story.
Just how big can fruit grow? A new study co-authored by N. Michele Holbrook and Putnam Fellow, Jessica Savage answers that question in the latest issue of Plant, Cell & Environment. Their research is spotlighted in BBC Earth. Full story....
HarvardOEBCongratulations to Peter Girguis, recipient of the 2020 Petra Shattuck Excellence in Teaching Award!
The award was established by the Harvard Extension School in memory of Petra T. Shattuck, a distinguished and… t.co/GYJBD3AbOC
HarvardOEBRewan Abdelwahab, Integrative Biology (IB) concentrator in OEB, says the four trips to five countries during her years at Harvard helped define and shape who she is
As a first-year student, Rewan visited… t.co/eqA06qPrQp