Oxford Fellows pictured with their advisers.

Illinois Summer Fellowship program’s second year yields successful research

The University of Illinois and RIPE hosted 14 Illinois Summer Fellows to gain plant science research experience alongside our expert team.

Steve Long speaks with Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, at a reception in Chicago.

Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, shines a light on women’s empowerment and ending extreme poverty

RIPE Director Stephen Long was invited to discuss the RIPE project with Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal.

A group of students gather around the researcher, reaching into a bucket.

RIPE project partners with Paper2Tree to reach local students

This fall, RIPE Postdoctoral Researcher Amanda Cavanagh taught two fifth grade classes about the project's breakthrough work to improve crops.