Dr. Joanna Klein, a TEPI since 2014 and Tiny Earth Science Committee Chair, brought her Tiny Earth course to the University of St. Thomas this year and has already made an impact on St. Thomas students and the Department of Biology. Dr. Klein equipped her students with the skills to carry out their own investigations on Minnesota’s topsoil and will continue collaborating with the Tiny Earth Chemistry Hub at UW-Madison by contributing studentsourced isolates for further research.

Read more about Tiny Earth at St. Thomas and students’ testaments about the course