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February 26, 2014


Ana, along with Mike Hickerson and Kyle McDonald from CCNY, has won a $4 million Dimensions of Biodiversity grant - integrative multidisciplinary grant in conjunction with the New York Botanical Gardens and Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP-Brazil) and funded by NSF, NAS...

June 26, 2013

Time to celebrate in the Carnaval Lab!


Amanda and Maria were both awarded the Rosemary Grant Award from the Society for the Study of Evolution this year!


Danielle received a grant from the Explorers’ Club to visit new study sites in South America targeting Mabuya speci...

June 25, 2013

A lot is going on for the Carnaval Lab this summer!


Amanda and Barbara presented posters at the Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Disease Conference at Penn State in May.


Ana presented at ATBC in Costa Rica.


Barbara just got back from a week-long EcoHealthNet worksho...

April 16, 2013

A group of fifth and sixth grade students from 82nd Street Academics and The Renaissance Charter School paid us a visit in April. We had a great time! Their first activity involved sorting plastic frogs and lizards into groups using morphological features as well as in...

October 27, 2012

Danielle and Barbara presented at the Student Conference on Conservation Science at the AMNH.



September 1, 2012

We would like to welcome new members to the lab! Maria Strangas and Amanda Schweitzer will be joining the lab as doctoral students in the fall, and  Zoe and Barbara will continue with the lab as Masters students. Grace Chan has also joined us as an undergraduate.

July 8, 2012

Danielle, Zoe and Barbara were all awarded the Undergraduate Diversity Travel Award for the 2012 Evolution meeting, where they and other lab members presented talks and posters.


The Canadian Museum of History, Ottawa, Canada

September 1, 2011


Barbara was awarded this year’s Sharon D. Cosloy Undergraduate Scholarship in Biology! Congratulations!



Ana was invited to the White House to meet Michelle Obama for the launching of NSF’s Flexibility in the Workplace policy!



Ana has been busy speaking at a number o...

September 2, 2009

The far-reaching conservation implications of this work and the first article that resulted from the project have been widely publicized in the electronic media in the US and Brazil, being featured by the UC Berkeley News, Mongabay, The New Scientist, BBC News, and the...

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