CWUNewsNewshttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/newsen-usDr. Lixing Sun CWU Phi Kappa Phi Scholar of the Yearhttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2558Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:43:15<p>Dr. Sun will honored with an award and make a brief summary of his research at the initiation ceremony for sixty-five new Phi Kappa Phi student inductees on June 10 at 4:00 pm on the CWU-Ellensburg campus in the Music Building Recital Hall. In addition, he will present the significant findings of his research to the campus community in the fall quarter at a site and date to be determined.</p><p>Congratulations, Dr. Sun!</p>PBE Students Recognized at SOURCEhttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2557Tue, 24 May 2016 13:12:25<p>Three PBE students were recognized for their outstanding presentations at the 2016 Symposium on University Research and Creative Expression.</p><p>Jake Funkhouser (PSY/PBE majors) was recognized for outstanding undergraduate poster presentation [Faculty Mentor Dr. Jessica Mayhew]</p><p>Allison Farley (Primate Behavior MS) was recognized for outstanding graduate poster presentation [Faculty Mentor Dr. Lori Sheeran]</p><p>Krista Banda (Primate Behavior MS) was recognized for outstanding graduate oral presentation [Faculty Mentor Dr. Gabrielle Stryker]</p><p>Congratulations to these students, and to all the presenters and attendees at this year's SOURCE!!</p>Primate Awareness Week 2016https://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2556Wed, 11 May 2016 11:24:03<p>Primate Awareness Week is coming up soon! Please see https://www.facebook.com/PrimateAwarenessNetwork/ to view the activities planned for this year.</p>New Species of Dwarf Lemur Discoveredhttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2555Thu, 05 May 2016 18:59:15<p>Sent by PBE student Angela Perry: quite exciting news!</p><p>http://news.discovery.com/animals/new-dwarf-lemur-species-found-in-madagascar-151012.htm</p>Anthony Denice Awarded Primate Society of Great Britain Captive Care Granthttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2554Mon, 11 Apr 2016 17:56:49<p>Primate Behavior graduate student Anthony Denice has been awarded a grant from the Primate Society of Great Britain. These grants "...assist research of benefit to primate welfare in captivity..." Anthony will be traveling to Mexico to study spider monkeys under the supervision of Dr. Jessica Mayhew (Anthropology and Museum Studies). Congratulations to Anthony on this prestigious award!</p>Amanda Rowe awarded NSF-EAPSI granthttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2553Thu, 10 Mar 2016 11:17:36<p>Primate Behavior graduate student Amanda Rowe has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation-East Asia Pacific Summer Institutes for US Graduate Students. Amanda will be traveling to China to study Tibetan macaques under the supervision of Dr. Lixing Sun (Biological Sciences) and Dr. Li Jinhua (Anhui University). Congratulations to Amanda on this prestigious award!</p>Dr. Lixing Sun publishes free-lance articlehttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2552Thu, 10 Mar 2016 11:15:26<p>Dr. Lixing Sun has published an article in the current issues of <em>This View of Life</em> <a href="https://evolution-institute.org/article/when-democracy-meets-the-ghost-of-evolution-why-short-presidents-have-vanished/?source=tvol">https://evolution-institute.org/article/when-democracy-meets-the-ghost-of-evolution-why-short-presidents-have-vanished/?source=tvol</a>.</p>Diana Goodrich, Co-Director of Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest, Interviewed by Huffington Posthttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2551Fri, 20 Nov 2015 12:38:31<p><a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/lab-chimp-troll-dolls_564cdfb0e4b031745cef67bb">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/lab-chimp-troll-dolls_564cdfb0e4b031745cef67bb</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p>PAN Meetinghttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2547Fri, 02 Oct 2015 09:00:00<p>Thursday, October 8</p><p>5 PM</p><p>Dean Hall 3rd Floor Lounge</p><p>https://www.facebook.com/PrimateAwarenessNetwork</p>Graduate Student Benjamin Gombash Hired as Site Managerhttps://www.cwu.edu/primate/node/2546Sun, 06 Sep 2015 09:16:44<p>Graduate Student <strong>Benjamin Gombash</strong> is employed as Primate Rehabilitation Program Intern Coordinator and Site Manager for the Alouatta Sanctuary &amp; Batipa Field Institute in Panama. Congratulations, Ben!</p>