Biological Sciences Newsletter

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Biology Students, Sara Heming, Jiajie Sun, Ellen Yos, & Kami Graber Receive 2015 Purdue University Calumet Outstanding Student Award

May 15, 2015

 Sara Heming, Jiajie Sun, Ellen Yos, & Kami Graber along with other 54 PUC students received 2015 PUC Outstanding Student Award from Chancellor Keon on March 22, 2015.  This award recognize students’ excellent academic achievements as well as their contribution to the university and community.

read more ... Biology Students, Sara Heming, Jiajie Sun, Ellen Yos, & Kami Graber Receive 2015 Purdue University Calumet Outstanding Student Award

Biological Sciences Career Night Event on March 26, 2015 was a Huge success

May 11, 2015

Over 50 undergraduate and graduate students attended the Biological Sciences Career Night event on Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 5 to 7:30 PM.  Sixteen outside professionals including Physician, Dentists, Pharmacist, Veterinarian, Medical Technology Program Director, Museum Facilitator, Conservation Ecologist, Microbiology Lab Managers (Silliker Labs), Research Coordinator, College Administrator/ Instructor, Lab Application Specialist/Brewery Owner, and Sciences ...

read more ... Biological Sciences Career Night Event on March 26, 2015 was a Huge success

Dr. Eric Culp, B.S in Biology 1999, Receives Bob Hayes Award from Chancellor Keon at Purdue University Calumet

May 1, 2015

The Purdue Alumni Association Calumet honored Dr. Eric Culp for his outstanding achievements after graduation from Purdue University Calumet at the Outstanding Reception on March 22, 2015.  Dr. Eric Culp was an athlete when he was an undergraduate student at Purdue Calumet.  After receiving his  B.S. in Biology degree in 1999,  he attended Chicago College ...

read more ... Dr. Eric Culp, B.S in Biology 1999, Receives Bob Hayes Award from Chancellor Keon at Purdue University Calumet

2015 Student Research Days in SULB from 10:00 – 4:30.

April 15, 2015

Don’t forget to attend the 2015 Student Research Day tomorrow, April 16th, in the Student Union Library Building Alumni Hall. The posters will be presented from 10:00 – 12:30. Graduate students Priya Prahash and Christopher Hartman will be giving oral presentations at 3:55 in SUL 305 and 2:55 SUL 317 respectively. Come out and support ...

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Congratulations to Prof. Curtis Creighton for his promotion to Full Professor!

April 15, 2015

Purdue University Board of Trustees granted promotions to Prof. Curtis Creighton to Full Professor on April 10, 2015. The promotion is effective August 17, 2015.

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Prof. Creighton joined the Department of Biological Sciences at Purdue University Calumet in August 2000. He was promoted to the rank of Associated Professor ...

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Biological Sciences Career Night Event on March 26, 2015 was a Huge success

April 2, 2015

imagebar1Over 50 undergraduate and graduate students attended the Biological Sciences Career Night event on Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 5 to 7:30 PM.  Sixteen outside professionals including Physician, Dentists, Pharmacist, Veterinarian, Medical Technology Program Director, Museum Facilitator, Conservation Ecologist, Microbiology Lab Managers (Silliker Labs), Research Coordinator, College ...

read more ... Biological Sciences Career Night Event on March 26, 2015 was a Huge success

Prof. Radmila Sarac Receives Fall 2015 Purdue Calumet Teaching Innovation Grant

March 30, 2015

SaracProf. Sarac has been awarded a Teaching Innovation Grant from Purdue University Calumet to evaluate the effectiveness of 3D visualization modules on student learning outcomes and assess student motivation and perceptions related to 3D learning in Fall 2015. This project will be conducted in collaboration with faculty ...

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Department of Biological Sciences is ready to offer a new Health Sciences Concentration in Fall 2015

March 30, 2015

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A new Health Sciences Concentration will be added to the B.S. in Biology Degree Program beginning in Fall 2015. This concentration is designed for students who plan to enter health science related fields and features Human Anatomy & Physiology I and II, Basic Microbiology, Immunology, and a wide ...

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Biology Department Welcomes New Genetics Professor, Nicole Evans

August 14, 2014

Niki-EvansThe Dept. Biological Sciences welcomed Prof. Nicole Evans to the faculty as a visiting professor in August 2013. Prof. Evans received her B.S. in Biology at Grand Valley State University in Allendale Michigan and her Ph.D in Cell and Developmental Biology at the University of Michigan in ...

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Jessica Orr, Biology Lab Operation Coordinator, receives 2014 Purdue University Calumet Outstanding Operations Assistant of the Year Award

August 14, 2014

Photo of Jessica OrrJessica Orr was recognized as the Operations Assistant of the Year  at theAnnual Purdue University Calumet Service Luncheon on April 25, 2014. Jessica joined Purdue University Calumet in 2011.  Her main job responsibility is to manage general biology/microbiology preparation lab and prepare materials for ...

read more ... Jessica Orr, Biology Lab Operation Coordinator, receives 2014 Purdue University Calumet Outstanding Operations Assistant of the Year Award