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Marine biologists John and Vicki Pearse honored at international conference

John and Vicki Pearse in 2010.
Photo by Cameron Douglas, Cedar Street Times
Jul 28 2017

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By Tim Stephens

John Pearse, a professor emeritus of ecology and evolutionary biology at UC Santa Cruz, and his wife, Vicki, a research associate at UCSC's Institute of Marine Sciences, are among the world's leading experts on marine invertebrates, including the group known as echinoderms which includes the familiar sea stars, sea urchins, and sand dollars. They were honored for their contributions to the field at the 2017 North American Echinoderm Conference, which took place July 9 to 13 in Worcester, Massachusetts. (more at link below)

(Vicki is our assistant librarian and both continue to do studies here at Hopkins)