Tag Archives: phycology

Dr. Dale Holen co-convening this year’s Northeast Algal Society Symposium

[USA] Dr. Dale Holen, associate professor of biology at Penn State Worthington Scranton and science program co-coordinator, is co-convening this year’s Northeast Algal Society’s symposium at Westfield State University this weekend. Continue reading Dr. Dale Holen co-convening this year’s Northeast Algal Society Symposium

Professor’s photo selected for cover of esteemed journal

[USA] Landing a magazine cover is a professional coup for a model. Turns out the same is true for a scholar.

Editors at the prestigious American Journal of Botany (AJB) selected a photo taken by Peter Siver, the Charles and Sarah P. Becker ’27 Professor of Botany, to be thecover image for the publication’s June 2015 edition. Continue reading Professor’s photo selected for cover of esteemed journal

International Team of Scientists Exploring Use of Algae for Aquaculture Feedstock

World aquaculture is at a crossroads regarding one of its largest issues, fish in for fish out ratios. Approximately one third of the world’s fish catch is used to produce fishmeal and fish oil used as feedstock in the aquaculture industry Continue reading International Team of Scientists Exploring Use of Algae for Aquaculture Feedstock