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RISE Network event from 12 July 2017!

Posted on July 19, 2017

Faulkner Elementary School 4th Grade Summer Campers visit UNCG for a campus tour and fun day learning science, courtesy of UNCG Biology and…


Check out the Triad Today interview with Dean Kiss!

Posted on June 21, 2017

Please watch this Triad Today interview with Dean John Kiss about his spaceflight experiments!  


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Department of Biology and Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry selected for participation in the CUR Transformations project

Posted on June 12, 2017

The Department of Biology and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UNCG have been selected to participate in the CUR Transformations…


Dean Kiss has an upcoming SpaceX launch!

Posted on May 30, 2017

Here is a great article from the Greensboro News and Record about the work that Dean Kiss has conducted with plants and…


Microbiology lab comes alive in a series of instructional videos!

Posted on May 17, 2017

Microbiology lab comes alive in a series of instructional videos featuring our own Laura Fondario-Grubbs!  In collaboration with Hayden-McNeil, a division of…


Congratulations to Dr. Bruce Kirchoff!

Posted on May 10, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Bruce Kirchoff on his cover article in the International Journal of Plant Sciences! Dr. Kirchoff would like to thank…


2017 College of Arts and Sciences end of year celebration

Posted on May 5, 2017

The College of Arts and Sciences held its annual end of year celebration on 4 May 2017. The Biology Department was well…


2017 Faculty Excellence in Research and Creative Activity Reception

Posted on April 19, 2017

Some of our esteemed Biology faculty were honored at the 2017 Faculty Excellence in Research and Creative Activity reception on April 4,…


2017 Carolyn & Norwood Thomas Undergraduate Research and Creativity Expo

Posted on April 18, 2017

Award winners for the 2017 Undergraduate Research and Creativity Expo: In the category of Mathematics, Life and Physical Sciences: 2nd Place: Cory Henderson…


A new NSF grant for Dr. Martin Tsz-Ki Tsui and Dr. Parke Rublee!

Posted on April 7, 2017

Congratulations goes out to Dr. Martin Tsz-Ki Tsui and Dr. Parke Rublee for their new NSF award entitled “RAPID: Flooding-mediated alteration of microbial…