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Ryan on WXXI

Jim Ryan, professor of biology, will be a guest on WXXI’s Bob Smith Show at 1 p.m. on Friday, July 11. He will discuss lake water issues. Ryan came to Hobart and William Smith Colleges in 1987. He earned a bachelor’s degree at SUNY Oswego, a master’s degree at the University of Michigan and a Ph.D. at the University of Massachusetts. His research has taken him around the world, including Madagascar, where he spent three summers surveying the rainforest for what was to become Madagascar’s first national park. His efforts include conservation of mammalian biodiversity in Africa. He is the co-author of a college textbook on mammalian biology titled “Mammalogy.”