What's Happening

Alex Minton '20
Big Red RB Alex Minton '20 is a National Gagliardi Trophy semifinalist — and he's strong off the field too. The biology major maintains a 3.5 GPA.
Date:
Prof Aguilar with two students at COSI
Faculty
Prof. Olivia Aguilar presented at COSI's Color of Science Program. Biology students attended with Prof. Ayana Hinton.
Date:
Students studying robotics
Denison University has been awarded a grant of $275,000 to fund a new model that welcomes and supports underserved students in the sciences.
Date:
Dr. Pristas
Dr. Leslie Pristas '04, a former biology major at DU, is medical director & lead surgeon at Center for Bariatric Surgery at St. Vincent's
Date:
Kaitlyn Fouke, Benjamin Brown, and Caileigh Marshall
Awards & Honors
Denison University honored three outstanding students with the Provost’s Academic Excellence Award.
Date:
Christine Weingart
Associate Professor Christine Weingart is fascinated by mysteries and the impact of tiny microbes on so many aspects of life.
Date:
Awards & Honors
This year's Margaret Ann Watkin Scholars, Senior Research, Senior Academic Excellence, and Senior Service awards.
Date:
Departmental Fellows
Students with excellent academic performance and service to the department, with a positive attitude and contributions brought to the classroom and lab.
Date:
Laura Romano
Faculty
Biology professor Laura Romano started her career with a leaf collection - today she teaches, does research and volunteers both on- and off-campus.
Date:

Internships
A summer position gives Rediet Habtegebriel '22 the opportunity to cultivate leadership, public speaking and civic participation skills.
Date:
Prof. Cristina Caldari-Torres in the lab with a student
Faculty
A love of animals drew Ass't Prof. Cristina Caldari-Torres toward biology.
Date:
Students rowing a boat
Student News
The Summer Scholars program gives students time (and money) to pursue independent research.
Date:
Alumni
Biology major, Dr. Christopher Stallings is working for Aultman Alliance Community Hospital.
Date:
Alumni
Biology major Robert Stenger '13, at Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine, has received a scholarship from Merck toward his studies.
Date:
Kimbrey Havens ‘07
Alumni
Biology major Kimbrey Havens '07 has turned her love of Bluegrass music into a new career.
Date:
Rebecca Homan
Faculty
Asso. Prof. Rebecca Homan turned her love of animals into a career as a professor and researcher specializing in amphibians and reptiles.
Date:
Melanie Amo '18, President Weinberg and a few others in a group photograph with awards
Denisonian Melanie Amo '18 was honored with the Kussmaul Award for service to the Granville and Licking County communities.
Date:
Departmental Fellows
Learn about this year's Biology Department fellows.
Date:
Awards & Honors
This year's Margaret Ann Watkin Scholars, Senior Research, Senior Academic Excellence, and Senior Service awards.
Date:
Ayanna Alcendor '08
Denison biology major Ayanna Alcendor '08 has established a law firm in Detroit.
Date:

Na’il Scoggins ’17
Alumni
Na’il Scoggins ’17, who graduated with a major in biology and a minor in Spanish, is now a Dean’s Scholar at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Date:
Awards & Honors
2016-2017 Senior Research, Senior Academic Excellence, Margaret Ann Watkin Scholars, and Senior Service awards
Date:
Departmental Fellows
Students with excellent academic performance and service to the department, with a positive attitude and contributions brought to the classroom and lab.
Date:
Lego Robotics team
Faculty
The Granville Lego Robotics team got a big lift from Team Denison students and faculty.
Date:

Prof. Heather Rhodes
Faculty
Prof. Heather Rhodes: "Using Science in the Media as a Gateway to the Primary Literature."
Date:
Alumni
Dr. Rex L. Mahnensmit '73 was recently recognized by Continental Who's Who.
Date:
Students in Biology Class
Student News
Biology students presented their academic research at the Undergraduate Research Conference in April, 2016.
Date:
Heather Rhodes
Faculty
In a Newark Advocate profile, Heather Rhodes, associate professor of biology, recounts her joy in teaching and in research.
Date:
Sarah Winnicki
Awards & Honors
Sarah Winnicki '16, biology major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.
Date:
Emily Lamm
Awards & Honors
Emily Lamm '16, biology major, was honored by Denison President Adam Weinberg with the President's Medal.
Date:

What's Happening

More From Denison
Denison Seminars
Denison Seminars
Denison Seminars
Study Abroad
Study Abroad
Living at Denison
Living at Denison
Living at Denison
Career Exploration
Career Exploration