Alvernia in the Amazon
Assistant Professor of Biology Jamie Becker and environmental science major Alexander Kabrich joined a team of teachers, artists, and researchers in the Peruvian Amazon to pilot new methods for capturing and sequencing environmental DNA (eDNA).


College of STEAM Offerings

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Forensic Science
  • General Science
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Physics
  • Theatre
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