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Connecting Students to Citizen Science and Curated Collections
18 Mar 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Anna Monfils1, Erica Krimmel, Debra Linton1, Travis Marsico2, Ashley Morris3, Brad Ruhfel4
1. Central Michigan University 2. Arkansas State University 3. Middle Tennessee State University 4. University of Michigan
This educational module utilizes the traditional plant collection experience to engage students with biodiversity data protocols and resources available in our information-rich digital age.
Adaptation of Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure to a Non-Major’s Ecology Course
21 Dec 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By John Howard Starnes
Somerset Community College
In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.
Morphological, Anatomical and Molecular Analysis of Plant Phylogeny and Diversity
20 Dec 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Sierra Dawn Beecher1, J. Phil Gibson2
1. Virginia Commonwealth University 2. University of Oklahoma
In this lab, students perform phylogenetic analyses on morphological, anatomical and molecular data, and compare.
A Structured Inquiry Approach to Cotyledon Phenotyping
By Megan L Van Etten
Pennsylvania State University
In this lab, students will work with messy data to try to answer the question “How do plants inherit cotyledon color?”
Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure
Seed Dispersal in Tropical Forests: Learning How Plants Move Around
By Sunshine Liberty Brosi
Frostburg State University
This module focuses on the dispersal of seeds from trees in fragmented tropical forests. Students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to...
Phylogeny of Land Plants
By Laura Ellen Rose
In this lab, students review the characteristics of the major land plant lineages. Then they perform phylogenetic analyses based on morphological characters.
PLANT Talking Points: Popcorn, endosperm and the foods we eat...
18 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Joseph Armstrong
BSA Economic Botany Section
This resource connects botany to everyday life by way of explaining what common foods we eat really are.
Megan L Van Etten
Shelby Hayhoe Riskin
Fall 2018 Faculty Mentoring Network with BSA!
24 Jul 2018 |
Posted by Deborah Rook
Did you miss the Spring 2018 opportunity? Good news! The Botanical Society of America (BSA) is teaming up with QUBES to host another Faculty Mentoring Network in Spring 2018! Participants will...
22 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Gregory Zimmerman, J. Phil Gibson1
University of Oklahoma
Trophic Cascades, Population Structure, and the Role of Keystone Species
21 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Merrilee Anderson1, J. Phil Gibson2
1. Mount Aloysius College 2. University of Oklahoma
In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine terrestrial trophic cascades. Concepts will then be applied to examples in freshwater ecosystems.
Plants by the Numbers
15 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By J. Phil Gibson
Session presentation on quantitative botanical activities at the 2018 QUBES/BioQUEST Summer Workshop
06 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Brian Robert Shmaefsky1, J. Phil Gibson2
1. Lone Star College - Kingwood 2. University of Oklahoma
Seed Dispersal in Tropical Forests - implementation at a small, Primarily Undergraduate Institution
By Maryann Adel Borsick Herman1, HHMI BioInteractive
St. John Fisher College
In this activity, students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to the design of a conservation area.