We traveled more than 2,300 miles to learn about life at the equator. Our days in Ecuador were like nothing else we'd experienced.
A Journey to Ecuador
...in a unique environment. A group of Texas State students, led by two faculty members, traveled to South America for rigorous fieldwork. While there, they caught and released frogs, ran genetic testing, discussed scientific papers, gathered biodiversity data, learned about local conservation challenges and solutions, and so much more.
2020, B.S. Aquatic Biology
I've been learning a lot more about plant ecology, which has been really fun. I'm really looking forward to learning more about fungal ecology.
2020, M.S. Biology
I've done a lot of fieldwork here and there in my short career so far, and I knew that this would be something that would push me to my limits, and I wanted to see what those limits were.