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Geography alumni students at the 2022 Illinois Geographical Society Annual Meeting. Krystina Wayne (2022) Senior Award Winner, Brent Crain (2016) IGS Board Member, Nick Goodwin (2014) Distinquished Geographer Award 2022, and Andrew Schmidt (2022) Senior Award Winner.

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Dr. Wolfgang Stein, professor of neurophysiology, is one of seven international researchers who are recipients of the Neurobiology and Changing Ecosystems Kavli Exploration Awards. The awards, which total $3.7 million, will fund three different projects pursuing investigations into how nervous systems may enable organisms, such as crustaceans, cephalopods, and zebrafish to adapt to environmental challenges that may have influences on neurophysiology and behavior. 

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