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We study all aspects of the living world, from viruses to ecosystems.

Vassar's Ecological Preserve

Students work with state-of-the-art instrumentation

Elizabeth Whidden'19 studies pesticide toxicity in nematodes

Students and Faculty collaborate in the academic year

Professor Meg Ronsheim and students removing invasive vines in the Edith Roberts Native Plants Laboratory

And in the summer at Vassar's  Undergraduate Research Summer Institute (URSI)