Join us on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. PST on Facebook Live

Each week Headwaters will introduce you to a new scientist via a live video on social media. Our talented graduate students and instructors will talk about their own personal research projects and why they love science.

Watch the video below or on our facebook page.

*links to our archives will be posted to this page after each week


Videos are posted in order of newest to oldest below.

Episode 3 (Live on 4/7 at 11 a.m.): Mark Stanback, Biology professor at Davidson College.

Mark is interested in teaching and learning about the interactions between evolutionary biology, animal behavior, and ecology. For his Ph.D. Mark studied cooperative breeding in acorn woodpeckers, and later went to Namibia to study sperm storage, monogamy, and hatching asynchrony in hornbills. Suggested grade level 8-12

Episode 2 (3/31): Hannah Kahl, PhD candidate at UC Davis studying earwigs in California citrus. Suggested grade level 4-8

Episode 1 (3/24): Daniel Dudek, a graduate student from Indiana University Pennsylvania who studies evolutionary biology in Central American frogs. Suggested grade level 6-10

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