fish ecology lab

kalamazoo college

about us

  • santiago

    favorite cartoon

    captain tsubasa

    santiago salinas

    Santiago is an associate professor in the Biology Department at Kalamazoo College. He teaches various courses on physiology, ecology, and evolution, and studies thermal evolutionary ecology, mostly on fishes. He swears without meaning to and finds it weird to write about himself in the third person. You can find more about him here.

  • erin

    fun fact

    she's deadly afraid of spiders

    erin portillo

    Erin is a biochemistry major on a premed track. In the future she hopes to be a doctor and continue to do research. Erin spends her rare free time dancing on the Kalamazoo Dance Team or coaching for Swim for Success. She has a passion for painting, swimming, and going on hikes.

  • grace

    fun fact

    she's in a bluegrass band

    grace hancock

    Grace is majoring in Biology and minoring in Spanish. She has studied abroad for a short term program in the Dominican Republic and is looking forward to a longer Ecuador program in the fall. To stay busy she enjoys swimming and playing violin (but not at the same time). She hopes to pursue some form of conservation biology in the pacific northwest and is especially excited by marine biology.

  • alex

    favorite movie

    A river runs through it

    alex stolberg

    Alex is majoring in Biology and concentrating in Environmental Studies. He's hoping to study abroad in Spain in the spring. In his free time, he enjoys fly fishing, hiking, and playing hockey. In the future, he hopes to pursue a career in conservation biology working with both marine and freshwater fishes.

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