Splash Biography

MARY LEE, Graduate student in Plant Science

Major: MPS in SIPS- Public Garden focus

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: G

Picture of Mary Lee

Brief Biographical Sketch:

Mary Lee is a graduate student pursuing an MPS in Integrative Plant Science with a concentration in Public Garden Leadership at Cornell University.

She holds a bachelor's degree in Anthropology and minors in Deaf Studies and Creative Writing from the State University of New York at New Paltz.

Mary's capstone research at Cornell is focused on the floristics of South Asia and the public gardens' role in protecting biodiversity through ex-situ collections. To this end, her culminating work will be interpreting and designing a living collection of plants endemic to Sri Lanka.

Past Classes

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P814: Tiny Worlds: Build-Your-Own Terrarium Workshop in Splash Spring 2023 (Apr. 29, 2023)
A hands-on, informative workshop where step-by-step guidance is provided on how to build a terrarium project with the use of the provided materials Attendees will learn about how terrariums work, what an enclosed ecosystem is, how to care for their terrarium once they bring it home, and some general fun facts about terrariums!