PhD candidate Sarah Lawson studies sociality in insects under the direction of Associate Professor Patrick Abbot.
Patrick Abbot’s lab contains a mix of graduate and undergraduate researchers. Here, he oversees sophomore Heather Estby preparing materials for testing.
Junior Hayden Hill mixes a sample in the lab (this photo also appeared on the table of contents in the print edition of Arts and Science).
Abbot transfers a chemical solution that helps preserve specimens.
photo credit: Joe Howell