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2016

Species distribution models for natural enemies of monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) larvae and pupae: distribution patterns and implications for conservation

McCoshum, S. M., Andreoli, S. L., Stenoien, C. M., Oberhauser, K. S. & Baum, K. A., Apr 1 2016, In : Journal of Insect Conservation. 20, 2, p. 223-237 15 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Using Cooperative Learning to Teach Chemistry: A Meta-analytic Review

Warfa, A. R. M., Feb 9 2016, In : Journal of Chemical Education. 93, 2, p. 248-255 8 p.

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21 Scopus citations
2017

A call to develop course-based undergraduate research experiences (CUREs) for Nonmajors courses

Ballen, C. J., Blum, J. E., Brownell, S., Hebert, S., Hewlett, J., Klein, J. R., McDonald, E. A., Monti, D. L., Nold, S. C., Slemmons, K. E., Soneral, P. A. G. & Cotner, S., Jun 1 2017, In : CBE life sciences education. 16, 2

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13 Scopus citations

By their own devices: invasive Argentine ants have shifted diet without clear aid from symbiotic microbes

Hu, Y., Holway, D. A., Łukasik, P., Chau, L., Kay, A. D., LeBrun, E. G., Miller, K. A., Sanders, J. G., Suarez, A. V. & Russell, J. A., Mar 1 2017, In : Molecular ecology. 26, 6, p. 1608-1630 23 p.

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20 Scopus citations

Can mixed assessment methods make biology classes more equitable?

Cotner, S. & Ballen, C. J., Dec 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 12, e0189610.

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14 Scopus citations

Development of an interdisciplinary pre-matriculation program designed to promote medical students' self efficacy

Wirta Kosobuski, A., Whitneyb, A., Skildum, A. J. & Prunuske, A. J., Jan 1 2017, In : Medical Education Online. 22, 1, 1272835.

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2 Scopus citations

Development of an interdisciplinary pre-matriculation program designed to promote medical students' self efficacy

Wirta Kosobuski, A., Whitney, A., Skildum, A. J. & Prunuske, A. J., Jan 1 2017, In : Medical Education Online. 22, 1, 1272835.

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1 Scopus citations

DNA Barcoding for Species Identification of Insect Skins: A Test on Chironomidae (Diptera) Pupal Exuviae

Kranzfelder, P., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of Insect Science. 17, 6

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Open Access

Do biology majors really differ from non–STEM majors?

Cotner, S., Thompson, S. & Wright, R., Sep 1 2017, In : CBE life sciences education. 16, 3, ar48.

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8 Scopus citations

Effects of retinoic acid signaling on extraocular muscle myogenic precursor cells in vitro

Hebert, S. L., Fitzpatrick, K. R., McConnell, S. A., Cucak, A., Yuan, C. & McLoon, L. K., Dec 1 2017, In : Experimental Cell Research. 361, 1, p. 101-111 11 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Enhancing diversity in undergraduate science: self-efficacy drives performance gains with active learning

Ballen, C. J., Wieman, C., Salehi, S., Searle, J. B. & Zamudio, K. R., Dec 1 2017, In : CBE life sciences education. 16, 4, ar56.

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31 Scopus citations

Exams disadvantage women in introductory biology

Ballen, C. J., Salehi, S. & Cotner, S., Oct 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 10, e0186419.

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13 Scopus citations

Gene duplication and the evolution of phenotypic diversity in insect societies

Chau, L. M. & Goodisman, M. A. D., Dec 2017, In : Evolution. 71, 12, p. 2871-2884 14 p.

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10 Scopus citations

How much professional development is needed with educative curriculum materials? It depends upon the intended student learning outcomes

Schuchardt, A. M., Tekkumru-Kisa, M., Schunn, C. D., Stein, M. K. & Reynolds, B., Nov 2017, In : Science Education. 101, 6, p. 1015-1033 19 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Landscape-level Wolf space use is correlated with prey abundance, ease of mobility, and the distribution of prey habitat

Kittle, A. M., Anderson, M., Avgar, T., Baker, J. A., Brown, G. S., Hagens, J., Iwachewski, E., Moffatt, S., Mosser, A., Patterson, B. R., Reid, D. E. B., Rodgers, A. R., Shuter, J., Street, G. M., Thompson, I. D., Vennen, L. M. V. & Fryxell, J. M., Apr 2017, In : Ecosphere. 8, 4, e01783.

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8 Scopus citations

Longitudinal analysis of a diversity support program in biology: A national call for further assessment

Ballen, C. J. & Mason, N. A., Jan 1 2017, In : BioScience. 67, 4, p. 367-373 7 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Non-invasive bat species identification from mixed-species samples using a microarray

Patrick, L. E., Just, J. M. & Vonhof, M. J., Mar 1 2017, In : Conservation Genetics Resources. 9, 1, p. 139-149 11 p.

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1 Scopus citations
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22 Scopus citations

Rural family medicine outcomes at the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth

Fuglestad, A., Prunuske, J. P., Regal, R., Hunter, C., Boulger, J. G. & Prunuske, A. J., May 2017, In : Family medicine. 49, 5, p. 388-393 6 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Sexual coloration and sperm performance in the Australian painted dragon lizard, Ctenophorus pictus

McDiarmid, C. S., Friesen, C. R., Ballen, C. & Olsson, M., Jul 2017, In : Journal of evolutionary biology. 30, 7, p. 1303-1312 10 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Solar-powered flow-through system for aquatic field studies

Neill, C., Cotner, S. H. & Wisenden, B., Dec 2017, In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 8, 12, p. 1703-1706 4 p.

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Open Access
3 Scopus citations

The Development of an Indigenous Health Curriculum for Medical Students

Lewis, M. & Prunuske, A., May 1 2017, In : Academic Medicine. 92, 5, p. 641-648 8 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Walking and talking the tree of life: Why and how to teach about biodiversity

Ballen, C. J. & Greene, H. W., Mar 20 2017, In : PLoS biology. 15, 3, e2001630.

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6 Scopus citations
2018

Bioinformatics core competencies for undergraduate life sciences education

Wilson Sayres, M. A., Hauser, C., Sierk, M., Robic, S., Rosenwald, A. G., Smith, T. M., Triplett, E. W., Williams, J. J., Dinsdale, E., Morgan, W. R., Burnette, J. M., Donovan, S. S., Drew, J. C., Elgin, S. C. R., Fowlks, E. R., Galindo-Gonzalez, S., Goodman, A. L., Grandgenett, N. F., Goller, C. C., Jungck, J. R. & 14 others, Newman, J. D., Pearson, W., Ryder, E. F., Tosado-Acevedo, R., Tapprich, W., Tobin, T. C., Toro-Martínez, A., Welch, L. R., Wright, R., Barone, L., Ebenbach, D., McWilliams, M., Olney, K. C. & Pauley, M. A., Jun 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 6, e0196878.

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8 Scopus citations
Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Digitization protocol for scoring reproductive phenology from herbarium specimens of seed plants:

Yost, J. M., Sweeney, P. W., Gilbert, E., Nelson, G., Guralnick, R., Gallinat, A. S., Ellwood, E. R., Rossington, N., Willis, C. G., Blum, S. D., Walls, R. L., Haston, E. M., Denslow, M. W., Zohner, C. M., Morris, A. B., Stucky, B. J., Carter, J. R., Baxter, D. G., Bolmgren, K., Denny, E. G. & 6 others, Dean, E., Pearson, K. D., Davis, C. C., Mishler, B. D., Soltis, P. S. & Mazer, S. J., Feb 1 2018, In : Applications in Plant Sciences. 6, 2, e1022.

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20 Scopus citations

Diversidad de especies de Chironomidae (Diptera) de estuarios en un gradiente de uso de suelo en la costa Caribe de Costa Rica

Translated title of the contribution: Chironomidae (Diptera) species diversity of estuaries across a land use gradient on the Caribbean coast of Costa RicaKranzfelder, P. & Ferrington, L. C., Sep 2018, In : Revista de Biologia Tropical. 66, 3, p. 1118-1134 17 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Do small classes in higher education reduce performance gaps in STEM?

Ballen, C. J., Aguillon, S. M., Brunelli, R., Drake, A. G., Wassenberg, D., Weiss, S. L., Zamudio, K. R. & Cotner, S., Jan 1 2018, In : BioScience. 68, 8, p. 593-600 8 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Genetic diversity and sex ratio of naked mole rat, Heterocephalus glaber, zoo populations

Chau, L. M., Groh, A. M., Anderson, E. C., Alcala, M. O., Mendelson, J. R., Slade, S. B., Kerns, K., Sarro, S., Lusardi, C. & Goodisman, M. A. D., May 1 2018, In : Zoo Biology. 37, 3, p. 171-182 12 p.

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Herbarium specimens show patterns of fruiting phenology in native and invasive plant species across New England

Gallinat, A. S., Russo, L., Melaas, E. K., Willis, C. G. & Primack, R. B., Jan 2018, In : American journal of botany. 105, 1, p. 31-41 11 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Improving Conceptual Understanding and Representation Skills Through Excel-Based Modeling

Malone, K. L., Schunn, C. D. & Schuchardt, A. M., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of Science Education and Technology. 27, 1, p. 30-44 15 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Patterns and predictors of fleshy fruit phenology at five international botanical gardens

Gallinat, A. S., Primack, R. B., Willis, C. G., Nordt, B., Stevens, A. D., Fahey, R., Whittemore, A. T., Du, Y. & Panchen, Z. A., Nov 2018, In : American journal of botany. 105, 11, p. 1824-1834 11 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Politics a Chilly Environment for Undergraduate Women in Norway

Ballen, C., Lee, D., Rakner, L. & Cotner, S. H., Jul 1 2018, In : PS - Political Science and Politics. 51, 3, p. 653-658 6 p.

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4 Scopus citations
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Scientific presenting: Using evidence-based classroom practices to deliver effective conference presentations

Corwin, L. A., Prunuske, A. & Seidel, S. B., Mar 1 2018, In : CBE life sciences education. 17, 1, es1.

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Small group gender ratios impact biology class performance and peer evaluations

Sullivan, L. L., Ballen, C. J. & Cotner, S., Apr 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 4, e0195129.

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7 Scopus citations
Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Widespread sampling biases in herbaria revealed from large-scale digitization

Daru, B. H., Park, D. S., Primack, R. B., Willis, C. G., Barrington, D. S., Whitfeld, T. J. S., Seidler, T. G., Sweeney, P. W., Foster, D. R., Ellison, A. M. & Davis, C. C., Jan 2018, In : New Phytologist. 217, 2, p. 939-955 17 p.

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64 Scopus citations
2019

A Comparison of Nonmajors' & Majors' Incoming Science Process Skills

Hebert, S. & Cotner, S., Oct 1 2019, In : American Biology Teacher. 81, 8, p. 554-560 7 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Binding of an X-specific condensin correlates with a reduction in active histone modifications at gene regulatory elements

Street, L. A., Morao, A. K., Winterkorn, L. H., Jiao, C. Y., Albritton, S. E., Sadic, M., Kramer, M. & Ercan, S., Jul 2019, In : Genetics. 212, 3, p. 729-742 14 p.

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2 Scopus citations
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2 Scopus citations

Direct and indirect effect of seed size on seedling survival along an experimental light availability gradient

Ma, Z., Willis, C. G., Zhou, H., Zhang, C., Zhao, X., Dong, S., Yao, B., Huang, X., Zhao, F. Y., Yin, G. J., Wei, D. & Du, G., Sep 1 2019, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 281, p. 64-71 8 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Direct and indirect effects of long-term fertilization on the stability of the persistent seed bank

Zhang, C., Willis, C. G., Ma, Z., Ma, M., Csontos, P., Baskin, C. C., Baskin, J. M., Li, J., Zhou, H., Zhao, X., Yao, B. & Du, G., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Plant and Soil.

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2 Scopus citations
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7 Scopus citations
Open Access
1 Scopus citations
Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Hidden Identities Shape Student Perceptions of Active Learning Environments

Henning, J. A., Ballen, C. J., Molina, S. A. & Cotner, S., Nov 5 2019, In : Frontiers in Education. 4, 129.

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2 Scopus citations

Instructional practices in reformed undergraduate STEM learning environments: a study of instructor and student behaviors in biology courses

Kranzfelder, P., Lo, A. T., Melloy, M. P., Walker, L. E. & Warfa, A. R. M., Sep 22 2019, In : International Journal of Science Education. 41, 14, p. 1944-1961 18 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Measuring Student Motivation in an Introductory Biology Class

Gibbens, B., Jan 2019, In : American Biology Teacher. 81, 1, p. 20-26 7 p.

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1 Scopus citations