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Dr. Jennifer Ison,

Jennifer Ison

Courses Taught:

  • BIOL 202 Gateway to Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology
  • BIOL 340 Field Botany
  • BIOL 350 Population and Community Ecology
  • BIOL 356 Conservation Biology
  • BIOL 399 Plant-Insect Interactions


Dr. Mathew Mariola,

Matt Mariola

Courses Taught:

  • ENVS 110: Science, Society, and Environment
  • ENVS 20002: CAFOs and the Environment
  • ENVS 20003: Waste and Environmental Contamination
  • ENVS 220: From Farm to Table: Understanding the Food System
  • ENVS 230: Sustainable Agriculture: Theory to Practice (lab course)
  • ENVS 310: Sustainable Development: Principles & Practices


Student Researchers:

Dani Manzo, CoW ’22,


Daniela studies Environmental Humanities

at the College of Wooster. Over the summer Dani is

working in the Vegetable Garden located north

of Pine Patch, and conducting research for her

Senior I.S. in the fall.



Ashley Arons, CoW ’23,


Ashley studies Environmental Conservation

at the College of Wooster. As the current Pollinator

Monitoring Assistant for the Pine Patch and

College Garden, Ashley is interested in the

conservation of native species.



Emily Greenland, CoW ’24,


Emily studies Biology at the College of Wooster. She

is especially interested in insects, and is currently

helping to catalogue the gardens’ pollinators.