The EEB Research Symposium provides an opportunity for EEB students and faculty to share their current research, network across departments, and showcase the program to prospective students. The symposium is hosted by the EEB graduate student organization, GREBE*. The symposium will features eleven oral presentations, a poster session, and lunch. Among the nine presentations from Iowa State faculty and students, there will be three faculty, six students, and one postdoc representing four different departments. The symposium is bookended by an opening address from ISU alumna Suzanne McGaugh and a closing keynote address by Tracy Langkilde, Head of Biology at Penn State University.