Students

Elise Grossman, Lake Forest Biology Lab Assistant 2017

Title: Urban to rural grandients in ant diversity along the Des Plaines River

 

Olivia Parrott, Lake Forest Biology Richter Project 2017

Title: Chicago as a natural lab to study urban ecology using ants

 

Benjamin Wyatt, Lake Forest Biology Lab Assistant 2017

Title: Urban to rural grandients in ant diversity along the Des Plaines River

 

Elisabeth Bacon, Lake Forest Biology Richter Project 2016

Title: Argentine ant (Linepithema humile) invasions in California

 

Cortney Oates, Lake Forest Biology Richter Project 2016

Title: Argentine ant (Linepithema humile) invasions in California

 

Schuyler Kogan, Lake Forest Biology Richter Project 2015

Title: The Ephermeral Life of Mayapples (Podophyllum peltatum)

 

Michael Penn, Lake Forest Biology Senior Thesis 2015-2017

Title: Arthropod diversity in Oak forest regeneration plots

 

Amanda Gibbs, Lake Forest Biology Richter Project 2013

Title: Ant nest density in sedge meadows

 

Alexis Rosanova, Lake Forest Biology Richter Project 2013

Title: The relationship between soil moisture and ant diversity in sedge meadows

 

Jeremy Boeing, Lake Forest Biology Senior Thesis w/ distinction 2012-2015

Title: Ant diversity in the urban mosaic

 

Gabriel Trujillo, Lake Forest Biology Richter Project 2012

Title: Ant species richness along the urban to rural gradient

 

Nicole Vachter, Lake Forest Biology Senior Thesis 2012-2013

Title: The effects of savanna restoration on ant communities

 

Jenifer Yost, Lake Forest Biology Lab Assistant 2012

Title: Ant community composition in savannah environments

 

Kaya Cuper, Lake Forest Biology Senior Thesis w/ distinction 2011-2014

Title: Ant diversity on urban green rooftops

 

Emilee Gaulke, Lake Forest Biology Senior Project 2011-2012

Title: Ant community composition in mesic tallgrass prairies

 

Allison Hamel, Lake Forest Biology Senior Project 2011-2012

Title: The response of ant diversity to tallgrass prairie restoration

 

Natalia C. Wilkins, Lake Forest Biology Senior Project 2011

Title: The development of a web based pictorial guide for the ants of Illinois

 

Joshua Davendonis, RMBL intern 2009

Thesis: Protection at a price: ant interactions with pollinators on aspen sunflower (Helianthella quinquenervis)