Join us to congratulate Rutgers LA and Ecology and Evolution Graduate Professor JeanMarie Hartman and her Lab: Both of her Ph.D. students – Kate Douthat and Johnny Quispe - received highly competitive scholarships.
Kate’s comes from the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and names her a Botany In Action Fellow. Kate’s project is titled “The Plant Communities of Stormwater Detention Basins in New Jersey: Types, Landscapes, and Local Drivers”
Johnny’s comes from the Garden Club of America and Center for Coastal Resources Management, Virginia Institute of Marine Science. He has been awarded the 2018 GCA Award in Coastal Wetlands Studies. Johnny’s project is titled “ Submergence or Survival? The Role ofPhragmites australis and Spartina alterniflora in the Survival of Tidal Marshes”
Awesome work you two!!
We seek to further the social, cultural, academic and research interests of the students in the graduate program in Ecology and Evolution and act as an link between the graduate students and the faculty.