- Give to Biology on Giving Day
An opportunity is coming up to change a biology student’s life! Mark your calendars for Mary Wash Giving Day on March 20. Private donations fund our academic scholarships, support our undergraduate research program, and help students participate in faculty-led field trips to the Galapagos Islands and Panama. Earmark your donation specifically for biology on March 20 to help us do even more for biology students! Email Andrew Dolby for further information.
- Biol 451 Seminar Topics, Fall 2018
Section 1: Will Walls Come Tumbling Down or Just Change Shape: Biological Impacts of Global Change
Section 2: Biological Diversity – Counting What’s Lost, Losing What Counts
Section 3: If It Makes No Sense, It’s Probably About Sex
Section 4: CRISPR: Power and Controversy
Section 5: Mechanisms of DNA Repair
- Dianne Baker Awarded NSF Grant
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded the University of Mary Washington a nearly million dollar grant to recruit, financially support and train 20 academically talented and diverse, low-income students who major in the sciences. The program will be co-directed by Dianne Baker, associate professor of biology, and Nicole Crowder, associate professor of chemistry. read more.