Biology seniors who are graduating December 2018, May 2019, and August 2019 are invited, along with their families, to an informal mixer on Friday, May 17 at 7:00-9:00 pm in the Science Building Atrium. Join your biology faculty for light refreshments, games, and awards. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org (posted 05-01-19)
BIO 480 Group Senior Research Summer 2019
Experience a week-long research project using cell and molecular techniques to study fish physiology in Maine. Contact Dr. Michelle Monette for more information. (posted 03-19-19)
Master’s Degree in Biological Diversity
Our new Master’s degree program is now accepting applications. Go here for more information. (posted 03-06-19)
Thursday Seminar Series
Our monthly seminar series has finished for the semester, and will resume in the Fall. To view the past speaker schedule, go here. (posted 04-01-19)
Jenny Kry (Biology ’18) and her faculty advisor, Dr. Joshua Cordeira, have published an article, “Binge-eating Behavior in Socially Isolated Female Mice” in the Journal of Young Investigators (JYI), based on her Advanced Sr. Research project. (posted 12-06-18)
Dr. Theodora Pinou and collaborators have published an article in Diatom Research entitled “Craspedostauros alatus sp. nov., a new diatom (Bacillariophyta) species found on museum sea turtle specimens“. (posted 11-13-18).
Dr. Neeta Connally and collaborators have published an article in the Journal of Medical Entomology entitled “Impact of Wearing and Washing/Drying of Permethrin-Treated Clothing on Their Contact Irritancy and Toxicity for Nymphal Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) Ticks“. (posted 10-16-18)
Dr. Edwin Wong has been awarded the Provost’s Award for Teaching and the Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences Outstanding Faculty Member award by the Student Government Association. (posted 09-19-18)
Dr. Rachel Prunier has been awarded the Board of Regents Faculty Research Award for WCSU. Congratulations! (posted 01-20-18)
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Entomology Club is welcoming new members. For details, check out the club webpage or contact its adviser, Dr. Mitch Wagener
Herpetology Club is welcoming new members. For details, check out the club webpage or contact its adviser, Dr. Theodora Pinou.
Biology Club is welcoming new members. For details, check out the club webpage or contact its adviser, Dr. Ed Wong.