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Alma Chanelo is awarded the Health Sciences Award at the 2019 Graduate Research Expo

Posted on April 8, 2019

Biology’s Alma Rosa Chanelo presented her research at UNCG’s 7th annual Graduate Research and Creativity Expo and was awarded the Health […]


Nima Hajhashemi awarded the CANCAS Deriuex Award (2nd place) at the 2019 Meeting of the North Carolina Academy of Science

Posted on March 25, 2019

Nima Hajhashemi, an undergraduate student in Dr. Gideon Wasserberg’s lab, was awarded the second place CANCAS Deriuex Award at the 2019 Meeting […]


2019 UNCG Science Everywhere

Posted on March 19, 2019

Save the date: 13 April 2019: UNCG Science Everywhere! For more information: http://scienceeverywhere.wp.uncg.edu/


Bruce Kirchoff

Dr. Bruce Kirchoff was quoted in the Washington Post

Posted on March 15, 2019

Our own Dr. Kirchoff was quoted  in the Washington Post! Please read more here about the science behind the children’s song […]


Dean John Kiss was selected to give the Kaplan Lecture at the annual meeting of the Botanical Society of America

Posted on March 8, 2019

Dr. John Kiss was selected to give the Kaplan Lecture at the annual meeting of the Botanical Society of America. This […]


Conference of Southern Graduate Schools 3MT competition

Posted on March 8, 2019

Rada Petric, a Ph.D. student in Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell’s Lab, was a finalist in the Conference of Southern Graduate Schools […]


Yener Ulus

Research grant for Yener Ulus

Posted on March 8, 2019

Yener Ulus, a Ph.D. student in Dr. Martin Tsui’s Lab, has just received a research grant from Joint Graduate Student Research […]


2019 BBB Induction Ceremony

Posted on March 7, 2019

Please join us in welcoming the students who have qualified for entry into BBB (the Biological Honor Society) this spring!  […]


Ann Berry Somers

New Design on the NC Wildlife License Plate

Posted on February 27, 2019

Biology faculty lecturer Ann Somers and other Spartans were instrumental in the process for the new design for the NC […]


UNCG Research magazine feature on the wetlands

Posted on January 14, 2019

The Spring 2019 edition of UNCG Research magazine features the wetlands and some of the research taking place there. You […]