Miriam Kresses Slifkin

…investigate UNC’s discriminatory practices in wages, hiring and admission. This investigation resulted in positive changes for female students, faculty and employees. In 1980 she was inducted into the Order of…

Elizabeth Kathleen Goldie-Smith

…Goldie-Smith, who usually signed her labels as “E.K.G.S.” Our fungal collection is being cataloged into the searchable on-line database, www.mycoportal.org As we continue to catalog our fungi it is probable…

Lawson Edwin Yocum

…Some phases of the structure and development of garden pea and white sweet clover seeds as related to hardness. Journal of the Elisha Mitchecll Scientific Society 38(1, 2): 76-83. (https://www.jstor.org/stable/24331526…

Effie Boon

…Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004. Accessed on 2 December 2020. 3. Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 6, Angelina, Texas; Page: 25A; Enumeration District: 0016; FHL…

Peter MacOwan

…Philosophical Society. Transactions. Volume 2, part 3, pp. 111-187. SOURCES: 1. http://www.abcjournal.org/index.php/ABC/article/viewFile/1900/1856 accessed on 3 November 2015. 2. http://www.capeorchids.co.za/history.htm accessed on 3 November 2015. [Photo of MacOwen and canine friend]…

Happy Birthday, Psilocybe!

…when ingested metabolizes into psilocin, a potent hallucinogen.2 Prior to shipping the specimens to Utah, Dr. Cotter photographed them for inclusion in our online catalog, mycoportal.org. One specimen (NCU-F-0009757) stood…

Horticultural Therapy at NCBG

…Haskett explained. The program strives to establish goals at the beginning of each group session in order to make the activity session as therapeutic as possible. These goals can be…