Browsing: Spring 2015

News Ken Menkhaus on PBS News Hour

In the Spotlight

When the Somali-based terror group Al-Shabaab attacked Garissa College in Kenya, the PBS NewsHour sought out Prof. Ken Menkhaus…

News Lucy Stone

An Unapologetic Life

Suffragette gets short shrift—until now. Mary Reynolds Babcock Professor of History Sally McMillen’s new biography,…

News Malcolm Campbell, Laurie Heyer, and Chris Paradise

Step Forward for Science

Eminent scientist praises e-text Integrating Concepts in Biology, an electronic biology textbook published by Davidson…

News Two Rhinoceros hornbills in enclosure

How Do I Love Thee?

A special edition of WHYY’s The Pulse focused on the unique “love” relationship between male and female hornbills. The segment included comments from Professor of Biology Mark Stanback, who has studied hornbills in the African country of Namibia.

News Burmese Python in Everglades

Proliferating Pythons

A prime example [of an invasive species] is the Burmese python, which is decimating populations of small mammals in the Everglades…

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