Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Students

Katie Maddox

She is a third year Ecology student who has been working with the lab since September 2014.  As a CURO fellow, Katie studied the impacts of an invasive alga on blue crab foraging behavior.

Sydney Bourget

She is an Ecology student who has been working with the lab since September 2014.  As a CURO fellow, she is studying the effects of physical factors on infaunal species on oyster reefs.

Kat Clancy

She is an Ecology and Marine Science major who is working in the lab.  Kat is studying respiration rates of the marsh periwinkle, Littorina irrorata. www.rebeccaatkins.com

Clarissa Keisling

Clarissa, an Ecology student, has been working with the lab since Summer 2016 on a project studying oyster larval dynamics.  As a CURO fellow, she is studying the distribution of microplastics across an estuary.

Emma Dickinson

Emma is an Ecology and Music double major.  She is broadly interested in coastal ecosystems and community interactions.

Benjamin Edelman

Benjamin is a second-year Biology Major with a Marine Science emphasis.  His work in our lab will help map the biodiversity of oyster reefs across an estuary.

Adam Greer

Adam is a Genetics and Chinese double major, who is working with the lab measuring oyster larval dynamics.  He has been with the lab since Fall 2016.

Diane Klement

Diane is an Art and Ecology student working on a project studying the impacts of an invasive alga on marsh grass health.  She has been working with the lab since Fall 2016.

Kelly Mayes

She is an Ecology student helping with a project studying the impact of snail grazing on marsh grass health.  She has been with the lab since Fall 2016.

www.rebeccaatkins.com

Katie O’Shields

Katie is an Ecology major interested in communicating science to broad audiences.  She is working in the lab studying the diets and grazing patterns of the marsh periwinkle.

Hend Rasheed

Hend is a third year Genetics major.  She is working on a project studying how temperature changes affect grazing in the Marsh Periwinkle, Littoraria irrorata.

www.rebeccaatkins.com

Claire Sammons

Claire is an Ecology student, who has been helping in the lab since Spring 2017.  She is working on a project studying the interactions between marsh grass and mangroves.

Jackson Sanville

Jackson is a First year Biology Major at UGA.  He is working with us studying biodiversity on oyster reefs.

Camille Womack

Camille is helping our lab study oyster reef biodiversity on an estuarine scale. She is a third year Water and Soil Science Major.