100-YEAR EXPERIMENT

In a rare century-long study, Indiana State scientists aim to learn more about how forest management strategies impact endangered bats.

BY Elise Lima

Lily Arias, ’14

First drawn to Indiana State because of its bat center, Lily Arias was recently honored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for her work as an educator.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Field work

Indianapolis native Jasmine Barney, ’16, has spent the summer netting bats, checking artificial roosts and padding an already impressive biologist’s resume.

BY Betsy Simon