Current Thesis Topics


Factors Affecting Internal Parasite Abundance in Morgan Horses (Ann Carpenter, 2015)

Developing a SloR:SRE Binding Model in S. mutans: A DNA Footprinting Approach (Will Daly, 2015)

Sub-lethal effects of imidacloprid (IMI) associative and reverse learning in foraging bumblebees (Bombus impatiens) (Sarah Guth, 2015)

Potential memory restorative effects of an ependymin mimetic in an aged, transgenic mouse model of Alzheimer's disease (Lauren Honican, 2015)

Polarization Contrast Vision and Predatory Behavior in Octopus bimaculoides (Sydney Larkin, 2015)

Effect of glyphosate on furanocoumarin production in wild parsnip (Pastinaca sativa): interplant rhizosphere translocation in ecological and agricultural contexts (Nicholas Dragone, 2014)

Influences of feather structure and carotenoid pigmentation on sexual dichromatism in the ultraviolet spectrum among passerines (Jake E. Nonweiler, 2014)

Evidence for stream insect community resilience following tropical storm Irene (Samouel John Beguin, 2013)


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Department of Biology

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Middlebury College
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