Research News

Collett is Quest Scholar of the Week

Brad Collett, assistant professor in the Department of Plant Sciences and core faculty in the School of Landscape Architecture, has been recognized as a Fulbright Scholar for the 2015-2016 academic year. Collett is teaching at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia this semester. Quest, the campus’s comprehensive research initiative, has selected Collett as its Scholar of the Week.

Plant Sciences Presents Distinguished Alumni Speaker

At 3:45 p.m. Monday, April 11, David Songstad, director of cell biology at Cibus, a San Diego-based biotechnology company known as a leader in precision gene editing for agriculture, will present the Department of Plant Sciences Seminar “Genome Editing: Beyond GMOs.”