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February 27, 2012
9:54 am

Hansen Johnson ’13 Wins MBL Associates Award for Research Project

Research project on resource allocation in Cyanobacteria recognized Biology major Hansen Johnson ’13 was awarded the MBL Associates Award for…


February 16, 2012
12:47 pm

Biology Department Hires New Tenure-Track Molecular Biologist

Dr. Larissa Williams, molecular mechanisms of toxicity                   The Biology Department is…


January 3, 2012
2:38 pm

Ben Manter ’11 and fellow Batesies launch new hard cider business in Maine

Biology thesis leads to business venture for three ambitious Batesies. Ben Manter ’11, and fellow Batesies, Ross Brockman ’11 and…


December 15, 2011
8:44 pm

Elizabeth Leadbetter ’93 – vaccine research describes advantages of new vaccine adjuvant

Lipid molecules may serve as promising vaccine components Saranac Lake, N.Y. — New research from the laboratory of Dr. Elizabeth…


December 1, 2011
1:44 pm

Pam Baker Celebrated on Last Day of Teaching

Bravo!   Dean of the Faculty Pam Baker was celebrated by students, faculty, and staff of the Biology Department on…


November 17, 2011
9:24 pm

Eliza Van Heerden ’11 Wins American Physiological Society Abstract Award

  Eliza van Heerden ’11 received an award from the American Physiological Society for the abstract she submitted to Experimental…


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…


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,…


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)…


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…