Deborah Shubat, the greenhouse manager, has been building a global plant collection and serving our department since the early 1980's. It is the extensive knowledge and enthusiasm for plants that Deb imparts in her greenhouse tours that drwas in annual trips for boys and girls clubs, garden clubs, home scchool groups, religous associations, day-care centers, and classes from regional publich schools and community colleges.
Students are employeed in the greenhouse year-round and their primary duties are plant care, database management, facilities maintenance, and public interaction. Students currently employeed are:
Adam Muilenburg Shauna Mauer
Rachel Obed Ger Thor