Sunday, May 18 was a memorable day for the Biology Class of 2014. Epic amounts of rainfall drenched everyone and delayed the ceremony, but it was a happy day nonetheless. Congratulations to all of you! See a list of our graduates and pictures from commencement.
Biology Awards Picnic
Our annual Awards Picnic was held on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, and the sunny day made the fun event even better. Chair Joel Elliott, assisted by Stacey Weiss, announced the biology awards. Congratulations to all the winners (see below)!
Here is this year's senior picture:
2014 Biology Award Winners
Princeton in Asia Fellowship:
Thomas J. Watson Fellowship:
James R. Slater Award for Academic Excellence:
Writing Excellence Award for Natural Sciences:
Biology Department Awards
Honors in Biology:
Outstanding First-Year Student Award:
Outstanding Sophomore Award:
Outstanding Symposium Presentation:
James and Barbara Snow Scholarship:
Outstanding Instructor Assistant:
Beverly Pierson Research Engagement Award:
Gordon D. Alcorn Award for Outstanding Biology Senior:
Fall Research Symposium
Another great poster symposium on September 12, 2013! Fifty science students showed off their summer research findings, and 23 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).