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Graduate Program 2013 Student Cohort


Gregory Fratellone graduated from Northeastern University majoring in Biology and minoring in Psychology. He has previously conducted research on Western Lowland Gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) at the Franklin Park Zoo, focusing on infancy development and personality, and has volunteered in Belize at a zoo and rehabilitation center. He is currently interested in the collective decision-making and group movement leadership among the Tibetan macaques (Macaca thibetana). Dr. Lixing Sun is his thesis committee chair.
Melanie Bell received a B.A. in Anthropology and a B.S. in Primate Behavior and Ecology from Central Washington University. She is interested in captive care, particularly of gibbons and their social communication. Dr. Lori Sheeran is her thesis committee chair.
Whitney EmgeFaculty Advisor: Dr. Mary Lee Jensvold
Katherine McDonaldFaculty Advisor: Dr. Mary Lee Jensvold
Alexandra CastiFaculty Advisor: Dr. Mary Lee Jensvold
Benjamin GombashFaculty Advisor: Dr. Joseph Lorenz
Anne SalowFaculty Advisor: Dr. Steve Wagner