Biology Archives


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,…


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…


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…


June 10, 2010 3:56 pm

Department successfully hires new Chair

The Biology Department successfully completed its national search for an evolutionary biologist…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…