What’s Happening

Sarah Kosling ’14, is headed to Nepal for two years under the auspices of the Peace Corps Program.

Posted Date: February 27, 2015
Megan Ansbro

Biology major Megan Ansbro '09 has been awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship.

Posted Date: February 12, 2015

Emily Cunningham '97, instructs high school students at the Columbus Zoo in an innovative program that splits the students' time between high school and the zoo.

Posted Date: January 20, 2015
holly menniger

Holly Menninger has been named the first director of public science for the College of Sciences at North Carolina State, overseeing a series of initiatives designed to build science literacy beyond the NC State campus.

Posted Date: December 22, 2014

Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 5, 2014

Dr. Roy "Nick" Rogers received the 2014 Master Dermatologist Award, from the American Academy of Dermatology. Rogers was a biology major at Denison and received an Alumni Citation from the college in 1993.

Posted Date: November 20, 2014
Science, It's Elementary! group shot

Denison students worked with local grade school kids on science projects.

Posted Date: November 14, 2014
Sue Myers

Sue Myers ’91 is executive director of Common Ground Community Agriculture, which she organized to help combat hunger.

Posted Date: November 6, 2014

Biology faculty member Andy McCall presented at annual society meeting and co-authored an article.

Posted Date: August 21, 2014
Carol Brewer

Carol Brewer '72 has been appointed as associate dean for academic affairs for the University of Buffalo nursing school.

Posted Date: July 11, 2014
Cari Heisey Palmer '92

Cari Heisey Palmer '92, has been named a Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellow.

Posted Date: July 2, 2014
Jeff Thompson and Student
Student Research

Research and critical thinking are a major component to the learning process in the Biology Department.

Posted Date: April 28, 2014
Stetson Thacker
Honors & Awards

Excellent performance and a passion for the discipline

Posted Date: April 9, 2014
Kristen Peck
Honors & Awards

Meaningful participation in an extended research

Posted Date: March 13, 2014
Hannah Brown
Honors & Awards

Traditionally given to juniors who display not only academic excellence in the biology major but a genuine passion for biology and learning

Posted Date: March 13, 2014
Ephraim Abocado
Honors & Awards

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

Posted Date: March 7, 2014
Monday, March 10, 2014
4:45 PM

Cool Careers and Even Cooler Science in Clinical Genetics,” explores some of the science behind genetics.

Posted Date: February 25, 2014
The frog scientist

Tyrone Hayes, a biologist from UC Berkley, shares his personal story—and some public health concerns.

Posted Date: February 24, 2014
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
8:00 PM

Tyrone Hayes has published research on the common herbicide atrazine that indicates it has a significant negative impact on the environment. He will lecture, “From Silent Spring to Silent Night: A Tale of Toads and Men.”

Posted Date: February 11, 2014
Nina Bartling
Student Research

In the spring of 2012, I joined Dr. Homan as a research student, assisting in her long-term population demographics study of several amphibian species in Taylor-Ochs pond. 

Posted Date: October 17, 2012