Candidate Forrest!


Forrest passed his quals!

Forrest makes history by becoming the first Rothfels lab PhD candidate–congratulations Forrest, and well deserved!!

Forrest relishes his advancement to candidacy with a rare glass of champagne. You know Forrest is happy when! Note also the life-size Isoetes illustration.


Forrest accepting his Ceremonial Candidacy Fern Boa. He wore it well.


And his ceremonial hot sauce gift. Unsurprisingly, he was already familiar with “the original hottest sauce in the universe”– I believe he described it as “actually pretty hot.”



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