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Robin Maxwell was elected to be a Member-At-Large of the Executive Council of the Southern Association of Advisors for the Health Professions

Posted on July 6, 2018

Robin Maxwell was elected as a Member-at-Large of the Executive Council of the SAAHP (Southern Association of Advisors for the Health Professions) for…


Robert Cannon

Dr. Cannon was recognized for his long term commitment to the National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions

Posted on July 6, 2018

Dr. Cannon received the Carol Baffi-Dugan Award for Service at the five day annual meeting of the National Association of Advisors for…


Olav Rueppell

Dr. Olav Rueppell featured in Popular Science magazine

Posted on June 5, 2018

This incredible story about Dr. Rueppell’s research can be found here in Popular Science! Titled: Four intense ways insects sacrifice themselves for the…


Graduate Education Day

Posted on May 31, 2018

Yener Ulus, a Ph.D. student, represented the Biology Department and UNCG at Graduate Education Day in Raleigh on 30 May 2018. Dr….


Olav Rueppell

Congratulations to Dr. Rueppell on his recent grant awards

Posted on May 23, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Olav Rueppell on his recent grant awards; the first is from USDA APHIS for a project titled Virus Infection in…


Zhenquan Jia

Congratulations to Dr. Jia on his recent grant award

Posted on May 23, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Zhenquan Jia and his collaborators at Campbell University for a project funded by the NIH and titled Activating Multiorgan…


2018 College of Arts and Sciences’ End of Year Celebration

Posted on May 1, 2018

The 2018 College of Arts and Sciences’ End of Year Celebration was held on 30 April 2018. The Biology Department was represented…


Congratulations to Dr. Leise and Dr. Rublee!

Posted on May 1, 2018

Dr. Esther Leise and Dr. Parke Rublee were honored as retirees at this year’s College of Arts and Sciences’ End of Year…


Austin Gray takes second place for best platform presentation at CSETAC

Posted on April 30, 2018

Austin Gray took second place for best platform presentation at Carolinas Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry! His platform was “The presence…


UNCG Research Magazine features some familiar faces!

Posted on April 23, 2018

The work of Dean Kiss is the feature article of the Spring 2018 edition of UNCG Research Magazine, found here. Graduate researcher profile…