What’s Happening

2017

Awards & Honors

This honor is traditionally given to juniors who display not only academic excellence in the biology major but a genuine passion for biology and learning.

Date: February 27, 2017
Awards & Honors

This honor recognizes meaningful participation in an extended research experience within the field of biology. These students have demonstrated autonomy and initiative while pursuing their research.

Date: February 27, 2017
Awards & Honors

This honor recognizes consistent and valuable assistance to faculty and students and the positive environment created by these seniors through their passion for biology.

Date: February 27, 2017
Awards & Honors

This honor recognizes consistent and excellent academic performance throughout the curriculum and a passion for the discipline of Biology.

Date: February 24, 2017
Awards & Honors

Biology Senior Fellows

Date: February 23, 2017
Lego Robotics team

The Granville Lego Robotics team got a big lift from Team Denison students and faculty.

Date: January 30, 2017

2016

Prof. Heather Rhodes

Prof. Heather Rhodes: “Using Science in the Media as a Gateway to the Primary Literature”

Date: October 19, 2016

Dr. Rex L. Mahnensmit '73 was recently recognized by Continental Who's Who.

Date: September 26, 2016
Students in Biology Class

Biology students presented their academic research at the Undergraduate Research Conference in April, 2016.

Date: August 24, 2016
Heather Rhodes

In a Newark Advocate profile, Heather Rhodes, associate professor of biology, recounts her joy in teaching and in research.

Date: July 26, 2016
Emily Lamm
Awards & Honors

Emily Lamm '16, biology major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.

Date: July 14, 2016
Sarah Winnicki
Awards & Honors

Sarah Winnicki '16, biology major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.

Date: July 14, 2016
James Sulikowski '91

“Dr. Shark” James Sulikowski '91 was featured on the Discovery Channel during the ever-popular “Shark Week.”

Date: June 28, 2016
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Two Biology professors accompanied nine biology majors to the Butler University Undergraduate Research Conference in early April.

Date: May 6, 2016
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Professor Laura Romano's Developmental Biology class met with residents of Kendal senior living community.

Date: April 13, 2016
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Sarah Winnicki ’16 has been awarded a National Science Foundation post-graduate grant.

Date: April 5, 2016
Denison-University-Biological-Society

The Denison University Biological Society recently volunteered at The Works Museum.

Date: March 21, 2016
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Michael Stern, a member of the Denison class of 1983, vice president of Monsanto, presents “Trends in Global Agriculture: Challenge and Opportunities.”

Date: March 17, 2016
Awards & Honors

This honor recognizes consistent and excellent academic performance throughout the curriculum and a passion for the discipline of Biology.

Date: February 26, 2016
Awards & Honors

This honor is traditionally given to juniors who display not only academic excellence in the biology major but a genuine passion for biology and learning.

Date: February 26, 2016
Awards & Honors

This honor recognizes meaningful participation in an extended research experience within the field of biology.

Date: February 26, 2016
Awards & Honors

This honor recognizes consistent and valuable assistance to faculty and students and the positive environment created by these seniors through their passion for biology.

Date: February 26, 2016
Science Elementary program

More than two dozen Denison students participated in the annual “Science, It's Elementary!” program at Granville Elementary School.

Date: February 25, 2016
Denison lacrosse

Denison lacrosse co-captains Nick Bortolani '16 and Brian Miller '16 are biology majors who have played together for almost 15 years.

Date: February 25, 2016
Awards & Honors

Biology Senior Fellows

Date: February 16, 2016
Biologist Julio Lemos-Espinal

Biologist Julio Lemos-Espinal, International Scholar in Residence at Denison, will meet with students in several academic disciplines, including biology, environmental studies and modern languages.

Date: February 1, 2016

2015

Grant Adams
Alumni

Bio major Grant Adams ‘11 discovered a new species of lizard.

Date: October 23, 2015
Plants

Rick Karban, professor of entomology at University of California-Davis, spoke of the necessity for plants to communicate and what triggers that communication.

Date: September 17, 2015
Wendy Geslewitz
Student Highlight

After her classwork, biology major Wendy Geslewitz '16 helps takes care of hospice patients.

Date: September 10, 2015
Professor Geoff Smith helps out on a local land laboratory. (Photo: Sara C. Tobias/The Sentinel)

Professor Geoff Smith helps out on a local land laboratory.

Date: September 2, 2015