Samantha Leigh is a graduate student in UCI’s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and a 2017-18 Newkirk Graduate Student Fellow. She is lead author on the study of bonnethead sharks and their omnivorous diet.
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See the study in The Proceedings of the Royal Society B
Congratulations to our incoming cohort of Newkirk Fellows!
READ MORE ABOUT THE NEW FELLOWS AND THEIR PROJECTS
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A Year in Exonerations
A review of the National Registry of Exoneration‘s first year at the University of California, Irvine that focused on how the Registry has been used for Research, Counting, Learning, Communicating and Advocacy.
Speakers included Kelly Loudenberg, Director of the acclaimed Netflix series The Confession Tapes and Bruce Lisker, who was exonerated in 2009 after serving 24 years in prison for murder.
2017-18 Newkirk Fellows End of Year Presentations
The 2017-18 Newkirk Fellows tell us about their projects, their discoveries and the progress they’ve made, as they finish up their award year.
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