Posts on Biology


May 17, 2014 10:59 am

Day 18: Farewell and left behind

A sad farewell to Galapagos, but a happy “reunion” with my Ecuadorean…


May 16, 2014 11:19 pm

Day 17: Galapagone

There are pale green curtains in my room, with shiny apples marching…


May 15, 2014 8:40 pm

Day 16: La Caldera Grande

We were told we would be amazed. At six miles across, Sierra…


May 14, 2014 8:26 pm

Day 15: Beach profiling and Family Day on the Beach of Isabela

This post describes the day of community-engaged beach profiling of Isabela and,…


May 13, 2014 6:20 pm

Day 14: If I were a bird…

Every day students are asked to do a double-entry journal. The left…


May 13, 2014 5:20 pm

Day 14: Fly me to the moon

Continuing our beach profiling in search of turtle nesting sites “Let me…


May 12, 2014 7:17 pm

Day 13: Community-engaged learning…at the beach!

Today we woke up for an early 8am class after enjoying our…


May 12, 2014 8:10 am

Day 12: It’s Sunday at 8am. Do you know where your professors are?

Yesterday we all had the day off from academic work. The students…


May 11, 2014 10:19 pm

Day 12: Family Day adventures at the beach

Happy Mother’s Day! Mom, I’m sorry that I can’t be with you…


May 11, 2014 8:37 am

Day 11: It’s sunny….What?

Today was a day like any other on Isabela…..No, scratch that, not…