Sunday, May 17 was Commencement Day for the Class of 2015--the largest Biology class in recent memory, with 83 graduates. Congratulations to all of you! See a list of our graduates and pictures from commencement.
Biology Department Picnic
Our annual Biology Picnic was held on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, and it was a great day. Everyone seemed to have a fun time! Chair Alyce DeMarais, assisted by Stacey Weiss, announced the biology awards. Congratulations to all the winners (see below)!
Here is this year's senior picture:
2015 Biology Award Winners
Gordon D. Alcorn Award for Outstanding Biology Senior:
Beverly Pierson Research Engagement Award:
Honors in Biology:
Outstanding Symposium Presentation:
Outstanding Instructor Assistant:
James and Barbara Snow Scholarship:
Outstanding Sophomore Award:
Outstanding First-Year Student Award:
Fall Research Symposium
Another great poster symposium on September 11, 2014! Sixty science students (a record number) showed off their summer research findings, and 35 of them were majors within the Biology Department or Biochemistry students who did research with biology faculty. See a list of students and their poster titles (with Biology students highlighted).