Biology Department News

 

Biology Students Present Research at Internationally Renowned Conference

08/20/2013

This summer, Biology majors Vince Marino and Joe DeRaddo participated in a week-long scientific research conference in Newport, Rhode Island. It was part of the Gordon Research Conferences, a series of prestigious international scientific conferences that take place around the world annually. Read More

Summer Science Fellow Researches Composting to Heed Warning

Summer Science Fellow Researches Composting to Heed Warning

08/09/2013

Danielle Kieck ’14, a Chemistry major and Biology minor, has been busy in the campus labs all summer deep in a research project that she hopes will raise basic awareness of community composting and the risks associated with it. Read More

Studying the Summer Abroad

Studying the Summer Abroad

07/30/2013

For college students, summers are typically reserved for working to build their bank accounts back up, relaxing, catching up with friends and family from home, and mentally preparing for the next academic year. Read More

Biology Majors Present at Regional Meeting

Biology Majors Present at Regional Meeting

05/06/2013

Five Biology majors presented their research at a recent regional meeting of the American Society for Microbiology (ASM), which took place in Buffalo. Read More

Countdown to Commencement - Sarah Bowen

Countdown to Commencement - Sarah Bowen

04/29/2013

The last “Countdown to Commencement” video features Sarah Bowen, a Biology major. She was nominated by Kristin Anderson, the Assistant Director of Assessment, Planning, and Institutional Research. Read More

Biology Department Announces Campus Chapter of Beta Beta Beta National Biological Honor Society

Biology Department Announces Campus Chapter of Beta Beta Beta National Biological Honor Society

04/08/2013

The St. John Fisher College Biology Department has announced a newly formed campus chapter of the Beta Beta Beta National Biological Honor Society. Read More

Countdown to Commencement: Husain Bawany

Countdown to Commencement: Husain Bawany

03/25/2013

This week’s “Countdown to Commencement” video features Husain Bawany, a Biology and Religious Studies double major. He was nominated by Dr. Kathy Savage, Assistant Professor in the Biology Department, and Tom Rodgers, Director of Campus Life. Read More

Spring Break Turns into Service, A Look Back from Team Appalachia

Spring Break Turns into Service, A Look Back from Team Appalachia

03/21/2013

A total of 11 St. John Fisher College students, faculty, and staff traded in their beach towels for an alternative spring break this year, literally. The group partnered with Alternative Spring Breaks, an organization that coordinates service-learning immersion trips for college students, and made the trek to Harlan, Kentucky, in the Appalachian Mountain region. Read More

Dance with Serendipity at the 2013 Science Scholars Symposium on March 19

Dance with Serendipity at the 2013 Science Scholars Symposium on March 19

03/11/2013

The Annual Science Scholars Program Symposium Lecture will feature keynote speaker Dr. Yajaira Sierra-Sastre, a nanomaterials scientist, educator, aspiring astronaut, and chief science officer at Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation. Read More

A Service Spring Break in the Mountains

02/26/2013

As many students pack their swimsuits, suntan lotion, and beach towels for Spring Break, a smaller group of students have opted to spend their break providing community service to residents in Harlan, Kentucky, in the region of Appalachia. They call themselves “Team Appalachia,” and they leave this weekend. Read More

 

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