Read the latest news and updates from the Biology department.

Proposed entryway of the new Anderson Environmental Center
February 11, 2019

Please pardon our appearance while we're under construction.

Claire Willing suspended from large tree doing research.
January 31, 2019

The Biology Seminar Series of Spring 2019 commences with Claire Willing's talk, "Plant-fungal interactions and implications for plant physiology."

Image for Oxy Holds 19th Undergraduate Research Conference
August 7, 2018

The Biology department was prominently featured in an article about the 19th Undergraduate Research Conference. Check it out here!

May 27, 2018

The Marion B. Sewer Distinguished Scholarship for Undergraduates is named in honor of 

May 7, 2018

Several Oxy Biology students and faculty attended the Southern California Academy of Sciences (SCAS) conference on Friday, May 4, 2018.

April 20, 2018

The Spring 2018 Biology Seminar Series concludes with Andrea Bonisoli-Alquati’s talk, "Oxidative stress and life history: Ecological and evolutionary lessons from nuclear accidents."

Image for AltaSea Quarterly Open House: Robots and Sharks
April 18, 2018

Saturday, April 21st @ 10:00am

Image for Congratulations to Camille Brzechffa!
April 17, 2018

Her grant proposal to the Southern California Academy of Sciences was selected to be fully funded! She is studying the symbiotic bacteria of deep sea mussels from Costa Rica (in Prof Goffredi's lab).

Image for Dr. Shannon J. Sirk ‘01 - Engineering Commensal Microbes
April 11, 2018

The Spring 2018 Biology Seminar Series continues with Dr. Shannon J. Sirk’s talk, "Engineering Commensal Microbes."

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