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This event will begin a new annual tradition of convening all winners of KU's annual teaching awards – from the Lawrence and KU Medical Center campuses – to be recognized and celebrated at a single event. Trevor Rivers, assistant teaching professor, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology…

Micah Unruh, a doctoral candidate in ecology & evolutionary biology, has received the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Award. Unruh received $41,000 and will use the award to conduct research on soil carbon storage in South America. Beginning in January, Unruh will travel to…

Monarch tagging

Join Professor Victor Gonzales, and The Johnson County Extension Master Naturalists, in association with Monarch Watch, who are hosting a free, family-friendly sendoff to say "see you later" to the magnificent Monarch butterfly! The event will take place 9 AM-2 PM Sept. 30 at Pollinator Prairie: 320 S. Blake St., Olathe, KS 66061.

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