As my summer of data collection continues, I am making my way through Australia thanks to the support of an NSF East Asia Pacific Summer Institutes fellowship. My first stop was in Canberra to meet with the Australian Academy of Science staff and learn a bit about Australian and Aboriginal culture. Canberra is spectacular-- on my very … Continue reading NSF EAPSI: Australia
A visit to Europe would not be complete without a stop at the Natural History Museum in London! As one of the largest entomological collections in the world, it certainly didn't disappoint. I even got to meet Darwin... 😉 Similar to my work in the MNHN, I spent my time at the museum character coding. … Continue reading Natural History Museum, London
I was fortunate enough to travel to Fairbanks, Alaska to visit LM, an omaliine rove beetle systematist, and prepare for my qualification examination at the University of Alaska Museum of the North.