Prof. Zimmer Awarded 2013-2014 Library Scholars Grant



January 16, 2014 by Bien Kortmann

Michael I. Zimmer, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Biological Sciences is the winner of 2013-2014 Library Scholars Grant. The Library Scholars Grant will support Dr. Zimmer’s research on the life and lesser known professional contributions of John F. Enders. The grant will provide funding for Dr. Zimmer to travel to John Franklin Enders Papers at the Yale University Library.


Careers in Biology

What Career Opportunities Exist for Biologists? The field of biology encompasses a many diverse fields and so presents many job opportunities.  After receiving a bachelor degree in biology sciences, an individual may work as a technician in laboratories in academic institutions, industries, government agencies, hospitals and private companies.  An individual may also work as a…
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Why Choose the General Biology Option?

By definition, biology studies how living things work and how they interact with each other and the environment.   The biological sciences includes many fascinating fields; topics of study range from molecular properties of cell structure, heredity, functions of tissues and organs, habitats and behaviors and how ecosystems change over time.  Recent advances in the biological…
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Biology Department Redecorates Display Case Outside of G002

The new display case is decorated with lab equipment both old and new as well as photos of the biology department through the years.

The Dept. Biological Sciences obtained the display case that is located outside of Gyte 002 and redecorated it over the summer. Themes will change each semester. If you have any suggestions for new themes, let us know!