Biology Archives

Friday

June 11, 2010 2:59 pm

Please join us for BioLunch!

Wednesdays 11:30-1:00 PM on the Balcony, New Commons The Biology Department invites all interested students and biophiles to join us…

Thursday

June 10, 2010 3:56 pm

Department successfully hires new Chair

The Biology Department successfully completed its national search for an evolutionary biologist and departmental Chair by hiring Dr. Donald Dearborn,…

Wednesday

June 9, 2010 2:57 pm

Dr. Rebecca Sommer Wins NIH Funding for Arsenic Research Related to Obesity, Liver Disease & Hyperglycemia

Dr. Rebecca Sommers was recently awarded an NIH, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA)…

Tuesday

June 8, 2010 3:02 pm

Six Alumni Awarded Pomeroy Scholarships for Graduate & Professional Study in Health Care Fields

Six former Biology/Biochemistry students from Bates were recently awarded Pomeroy Scholarships of $5000 each to help pay their tuition in their…

Monday

June 7, 2010 3:04 pm

Annie Carlton '10 Awarded Competitive Pfizer Undergraduate Travel Award to Present at Toxicology Meeting

Senior Biology major, Annie Carlton ’10, was awarded a competitive Pfizer Undergraduate Travel Award to opresent her thesis research on arsenic…

Sunday

June 6, 2010 3:05 pm

Senior Nate Johnson '10 Wins Best Poster Award at Integrative Biology Symposium

Biochemistry senior Nate Johnson ’10 presented his thesis work on MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) in a poster at the Integrative Biology…

Saturday

June 5, 2010 3:06 pm

New Water Feature Debuts in Carnegie Greenhouse (2/2010)

After many weeks of hard work by the College’s mason, plumbers, and electricians, a new pond/wet wall feature was put…

Friday

June 4, 2010 3:07 pm

Associate Professor Joe Pelliccia Retires After 30 years in Biology Department

Dr. Joe Pelliccia has retired from the Department of Biology after 30 years of exemplary teaching and research in Genetics…

Thursday

June 3, 2010 3:08 pm

Associate Professor Sharon Kinsman Assumes Chair of Biology for AY 09/10

Associate Professor Sharon Kinsman will become Chair of the Biology Department effective August 1 for at least AY 09/10 while…

Wednesday

June 2, 2010 3:09 pm

Visiting Prof. Barry Appointed Journal Editor of the Journal of Mammalogy

Visiting Professor Ron Barry recently was appointed Journal Editor of the Journal of Mammalogy for a three-year term, effective 1…