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Read the latest news and updates from the Biology department.

Photo of Neelou Etesami '14
October 23, 2020

The Fall 2020 Biology Seminar Series continues with Neelou Etesami's talk. The seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, October 27th, at 12:00pm.

Photo of Dr. Alias Smith
October 1, 2020

The Fall 2020 Biology Seminar Series continues with Dr. Alias Smith's talk, "Navigating a STEM Career Journey." The seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, October 6th, at 12:00pm.

Photo of Dr. Kimberly A. Shriner '80
September 17, 2020

The Fall 2020 Biology Seminar Series continues with Dr. Kimberly A. Shriner's talk, "COVID-19 and HIV: The Convergence of Two Pandemics." The seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, October 13th, at 12:00pm.

Roshni Katrak-Adefowora sitting in front of a waterfall
September 11, 2020

The Fall 2020 Biology Seminar Series continues with a talk by Roshni Katrak-Adefowora '19.

June 4, 2020

A message to the greater biology community from the Occidental College Department of Biology.

Shana Goffredi, Victoria Orphan and pilot Danik Forsman inside the Alvin submarine
April 6, 2020

Professor Shana Goffredi has a new article about two new deep-sea worms that have a novel relationship with beneficial bacteria. Check out the links below!

Portrait of Dr. Francesca Mariani
February 27, 2020

The Spring 2020 Biology Seminar Series continues with Dr. Francesca Mariani's talk, "Heal thyself. From Stem Cells to Bone and Cartilage."

Tardigrade against a blue background
February 18, 2020

The Spring 2020 Biology Seminar Series continues with Candice Crilly's talk, "Piecing together the puzzle of tardigrade desiccation tolerance using nuclear magnetic resonance and fluorescence microscopy."

Dr. Kate Boersma in front of desert landscape
February 6, 2020

The Spring 2020 Biology Seminar Series continues with Dr. Kate Boersma's talk, "Understanding community assembly in freshwater habitats."

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