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Seminars

Seminars on various topics of biology are presented by invited speakers each week on Friday at 3:35 PM in Ross Hall room 1010.

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Biology Student in the News

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Brains and brawn award

Congratulations go to Ben Packard, a student in the biology Master's of Biomedical Sciences program, who was selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America for the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District® Baseball Team. This is the second year that Ben has been selected for this honor!

Recent biology student research awards

Undergraduate students

  • 2013 -- Elyse Blazosky, Lindsay Cameron, Brittany Hartman, Michael Kelly, Ellie Wenger
  • 2014 -- Desiree Arreola, Madeline Kunes

Graduate students

  • 2013 -- Explorers Club grant: Laura Heiker
  • 2013 -- NHS College Research Awards: Lowrey Brown, Jonna Leyrer, Ann-Elizabeth Nash, Vera Pikalova
  • 2014 -- Audubon Society of Greater Denver's Lois Webster Fund: Laura Heiker
  • 2014 -- NHS College Research Awards: Ryan Fuller, Cassandra Modahl

Recent biology student presentation awards

Undergraduate students

  • Riane Teagarden and Jerica Lenberg, First Place poster presentation, Rocky Mountain Branch, American Society of Microbiologists spring meeting, 2013
  • Elizabeth Maxey, First Place poster, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2013
  • Anna Caudillo, Finalist, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2013
  • Amy Dunn, First Place poster, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2014
  • Carissa King, Second Place poster, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2014

Graduate students

  • Anthony Saviola, First Place, Research Excellence Award, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2013
  • Richard Carter, Finalist, Research Excellence Award, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2013
  • Nat Warning, Finalist, Research Excellence Award, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2013
  • Vera Pikalova, Second Place, Research Excellence Award, University of Northern Colorado Research Celebration, 2014

Recent undergraduate academic scholarship awardees

In alphabetical order: Karen Allnutt, Stephanie Dormand, Kelsie Goc, Kelsey Gonzales, Kelli Johnson, Carissa King, Jennifer Mercadante, Ian Roberts, Riane Teagarden, Megan Wilkinson

From the Class of 2014
From the Class of 2014

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The School of Biological Sciences in the News

Faculty awards

Staff awards

  • Cindy Budde wins Support Staff of the Year award from the College of Natural and Health Sciences

Community activities

  • Bioblitz! Biology faculty participate in the Rocky Mountain National Park Bioblitz.

Biology people in the news

Recent funding

 
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