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Biology Dept. Announces 2014-2015 Yeatman Award Recipients

October 2, 2014

The 2014-2015 Harry C. Yeatman Award in Biology was awarded to Angelica De Freitas and Callie Oldfield at the annual Biology Department Junior-Senior Event on Sunday, September 28th.

New Biology Professor has Research Highlighted at Annual Society Meeting

August 11, 2014

Incoming faculty member Dr. Brandon C. Moore, Assistant Professor of Biology has his reproductive biology research Highlighted.

Dr. John R. Palisano And Dr. Francis X. Hart Present Four Years Of Research Collaboration

July 29, 2014

Dr. John R. Palisano, Department of Biology and Dr. Francis X. Hart, Department of Physics, have collaborated during the last four years on a project. This investigation was presented in two posters at the Gordon Research Conference on Bioelectrochemistry in July, 2014.

Professor John R. Palisano’s Research Is The First Report Of Labeling Lamin B With Quantum Dots

July 28, 2014

At the Meeting of The Southeastern Microscopy in May, 2014, Professor John R. Palisano presented a poster showing his research. His findings are the first report of labeling lamin B with quantum dots.

Three recent graduates present research at the National Speleological Society Convention

July 16, 2014

Three recent graduates gave talks at the National Speleological Society Convention in Huntsville, Alabama on Wednesday, July 16. Will Coleman (Ecology and Biodiversity major, '14), Linnea Carver (Ecology and Biodiversity, '14) and Vincent Leray (Biology, '13) presented the results of their research on cave biology.

Professor John R. Palisano is featured in a CNBC news article “Deadly Ebola”

July 15, 2014

Professor John R. Palisano in the Department of Biology was recently featured in a CNBC news article entitled "Deadly Ebola spreads – and so do fears.”

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Biology Seminar Series

Gailor Auditorium (Room G11 Gailor Hall)

Mon, November 03, 2014 - 4:30 pm5:30 pm

This week we will have 2 guest speakers. Alumni Jordan M. Casey '09 with a talk entitled "Fish, Germs, and Reefs: How the farming behavior of damselfishes shapes coral reef communities". Along with Simon J. Brandl Ph.D. with a talk entitled "Friends with benefits: social, morphological, and environmental traits drive functional niche partitioning in reef fish communities".

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