Biological Reserve

The Reserve encompasses 350 acres in three contiguous sections that are within easy walking distance of campus. The purpose of the Reserve is to enhance the education of students in Biology and the Environmental Sciences through their courses, independent research and casual visitation.

Alumni Spotlight
Holly and Ave at Old Minnow Pond

Holly Menninger ’00 is on the forefront of a new trend called citizen science, a method of research that crowdsources data from the public.

Student Spotlight

It’s a small world after all. A biology major Hannah Roodhouse ’16 tests museum objects and a microscopic world opens.

Where We Go
Leela Hazzah

Leela Hazzah ’02, director of the Lion Guardians program in east Africa, has been nominated as a CNN Hero, which honors individuals for “selfless, creative efforts to help others.”

How We Learn
Megan Van Horn and Associate Professor of Biology Laura Romano

These beautifully detailed drawings of nine different birds look like a project for an art class, but this work of art was created for a biology class.