News

November 13, 2020

Young Lab graduate student Michelle Lee's article on the politics of climate change was published in The Daily Nexus. 

October 31, 2020

Ana's work on cascading effects of rodent eradication on island ecosystems and above ground biomass featured in the Economist and other venues.

September 4, 2020

Dr. Titcomb successfully defended her dissertation on the role of watering holes in concentrating parasites in changing climates.

August 27, 2020

To save this palm-filled paradise, biologists must kill the trees

June 11, 2020

The lab and graduate students have been named recipients of several new grants that will continue to fund new opportunities. 

June 11, 2020

Highlighting several Young Lab students' achievements from this past academic year.

June 10, 2020

Lab statement regarding diversity in our community. 

July 3, 2019

New work led by Stuart Graham and Hillary Young was featured on the October cover of Ecological Applications. The research analyzes the effects of land-use change on diversity and composition across a wide range of African species and finds highly divergent effect sizes by taxa and by type of land-use change.

June 2, 2019

Seabirds are excellent samplers of broadscale marine contaminant patterns. Dr. Young co-authored a paper that assessed contaminants and foraging ecology in 5 seabird species from four colonies in the central Pacific as well as the eastern Caribbean.

June 1, 2019

John Parsons received the award for his research on large herbivores and floral communities.