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2014 REU in Subtropical Marine Ecosystems

Saturday, January 11th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Applications are now available for the summer 2014 REU at the UT Marine Science Institute. Applications are due March 7, 2014 and program dates are June 2 - August 8, 2014. Click on the Applications tab in the header bar ...

Role of UV radiation and chemical dispersant on the toxicity of petroleum to copepods

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The past two months have gone by so quickly! I have been working with Dr. Rodrigo Almeda this summer and I am happy to say that my project has turned out well. I'm hoping to attend a couple conferences to ...

RED DRUM (SCIAENOPS OCELLATUS) LARVAE RESPOND TO SEAGRASS BED OLFACTORY CUES

Monday, August 5th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I can't believe it's almost the end! I've had an amazing experience in Port A this summer gaining research skills and meeting so many fellow students dedicated to understanding and protecting the marine environment. I am excited to report ...

DEGRADATION OF DISSOLVED ORGANIC MATTER BY MICROBIAL AND PHOTOCHEMICAL PROCESSES IN TEXAS RIVERS

Monday, August 5th, 2013 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Hi! I'm Jess Smith and I worked in Dr. Jim McClelland's lab this summer. Here's a snippet of my abstract: Dissolved organic matter (DOM) is a little explored field in Texas rivers, which can be described in part by dissolved organic ...