Nikka Abaricia Presents Research at ASCB Conference

Nikka presents her research.

Nikka Abaricia, biology senior, shares her experience of presenting a poster at the American Society for Cell Biology Conference in New Orleans in December, 2013: Every year the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) holds a national convention and invites up and coming scientists for symposiums, famed guest speakers to talk about their research, and…
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Biology senior, Cody Stewart, receives Purdue Calumet Sigma Xi Student Research Award

Cody Stewart

Biology senior, Cody Stewart, receives Purdue Calumet Sigma Xi Student Research Award for his research on “Intersubunit Mutational Effects of GIRK1 and GIRK4 Subunits” on April 25, 2014. “Cody’s dedication to his studies and learning is equally demonstrated in his commitment to his career in the Army and his contributions on campus here at Purdue Calumet…
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Dr. Michael Zimmer Promoted to Associate Professor of Biological Sciences

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The Purdue Board of Trustees granted promotions to Prof. Mike Zimmer and other nine Purdue Calumet faculty members during a Board meeting at Purdue North Central on April 4, 2014. The promotions are effective with the start of the 2014-15 academic year.

Congratulations to Student Researchers

(From Left: Adam Riley, Jordan Lowry, Chris Hartman)

Congratulations to First and Second Place Winners of Graduate Poster Award at the Purdue University Calumet Student Research Day, April, 3, 2014. First Place – Christ Hartman (Mentor: Evert Ting) for his research on reduction of Salmonella Typhimurium contamination on glass by application of bacteriophages.
Second Place – Adam Riley & Jordan Lowry (Mentor: Curtis Creighton) for their research on Larval immunity in burying beetle N. orbicollis.

Congratulations to the 2014 PUC Outstanding Student Award Biology Recipients

2014 Purdue Outstanding Students Award

On March 23, 2014, seven outstanding biology students are honored by Chancellor Keon for their exceptional academic accomplishments, leadership potential, positive attitude, as well service to the community, the department, and the university. They are role models for other students to follow.