Journal archives for November 2018

November 30, 2018

1,000 Species on Campus!

Did you mark your calendar? We have reached the milestone of 1,000 species having been documented on campus! How amazing is that - and it is all thanks to your efforts looking around campus and taking the time to observe. Great efforts to show how 'Deis does Citizen Science!

Posted on November 30, 2018 19:07 by hitchco hitchco | 1 comment | Leave a comment

November 03, 2018

Brandeis undergraduate & @iNaturalist Curator @edanko in the News 10/29/18

In case you missed... @edanko (topping the Brandeis leaderboard) was interviewed by the New York Times in an article that appeared last week on the Never Home Alone project on iNaturalist. If you see him on campus be sure to congratulate him on his accomplishments both on and off campus via iNaturalist. You can read the full article here: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/29/science/spider-insect-survey.html

Posted on November 03, 2018 13:48 by hitchco hitchco | 0 comments | Leave a comment

November 06, 2018

Take a video tour of the Campus Fungi with the Graduate Dean of A&S

Dean Chaslow share's his enthusiasm for campus fungi is this wonderful video segment for Brandeis Now.

 https://youtu.be/wvkv101ohGQ 

To date we've recorded 113 members of the Kingdom Fungi which includes 19 species of gilled mushrooms (Order Agaricales) aka the more typical ones people think of when they think mushroom. Keep catching those photos of campus fungi and adding them to our collections our collection has grown quite significantly this fall!
Posted on November 06, 2018 22:35 by hitchco hitchco | 0 comments | Leave a comment