Biology Archives

June 11, 2010

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…

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June 10, 2010

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,…

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June 9, 2010

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)…

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June 8, 2010

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…

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June 7, 2010

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 present her thesis research on…

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June 6, 2010

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…

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June 5, 2010

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…

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June 4, 2010

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…

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June 3, 2010

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…

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June 2, 2010

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…

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