Honors biology students at Mount Saint Mary’s University in Los Angeles analyze campus soil as part of international search for new, effective antibiotics.
From On Wisconsin Magazine: UW-Madison students are joining the hunt for new antibiotics in their introductory biology coursework and becoming part of the Tiny Earth network, based at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery.
At a recent training event, teachers from Milwaukee Public Schools were joined by a teacher from New York Public Schools, a middle school teacher from Oak Creek, and even a researcher planning to bring the program back to his home university in India.
Illinois Wesleyan University is joining with Tiny Earth Network to prepare student researchers to address the modern-day public health crisis of antibiotic resistance.
Students at UWGB are doing their part to help find new antibiotics.
Jodi Enos-Berlage, Luther professor of biology, recently took part in a week-long training, to enable Luther to join the Tiny Earth network.
Tiny Earth marks the launch of our new worldwide antibiotic-discovery initiative.
Tiny Earth is the next step in the evolution of a tried and true curriculum founded by WID director Jo Handelsman.