Graduate News

Kara Walker (PhD candidate) – Gombe National Park, Tanzania
Tuesday, June 25, 2013

PhD candidate Kara Walker (right) consults with a colleague while tracking chimpanzees at Gombe National Park, Tanzania.
Emily Boehm (PhD candidate) – Gombe National Park, Tanzania
Tuesday, June 25, 2013

On the shore of Lake Tanganyika, Emily Boehm (Ph.D. candidate) comes across Gremlin and her son Gizmo. This very successful female chimpanzee and her adult daughters are all subjects in Emily's dissertation research on reproductive behavior.
Grad Student Sees Yawning Gap in Animal Welfare
Duke Research Blog
Wednesday, January 23, 2013


Lauren Gonzales (PhD candidate) – La Costa, Patagonia, Argentina
Monday, June 25, 2012

PhD candidate Lauren Gonzales (in pink windbreaker) works with colleagues to sort fossils from the La Costa locality in Patagonia, Argentina. Gonzales studies the role of evolution in sensory anatomy in the major adaptive radiations of primates. Her fieldwork in Argentina is focused on improving... Read full article »

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