Elaine & Lauren are Wagoner Foreign Study Scholars!

February 2017: Congrats to Lauren and Elaine, who were both selected as Wagoner Foreign Study Scholars for the summer of 2017! Lauren will conduct research on the impacts of viruses on coral reefs in Mo’orea (French Polynesia), while Elaine will use environmental DNA techniques to quantify biodiversity in Panamanian mangrove and seagrass habitats (in collaboration with Dr. Scott Egan’s Lab, Rice U.).

Photos: Elaine Shen (left) and Lauren Howe-Kerr (right) in action.

© Adrienne Simoes Correa 2016