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Congratulations to Dean Kiss on his recent honor!

Posted on October 31, 2017

Congratulations to Dean Kiss, who was just awarded the Founders Award from the American Society for Gravitational and Space Research!  This is…


Austin Gray, Valerie Fricault, and Chelsea Smith are competing in the 3 Minute Thesis finals on 9 November!

Posted on October 31, 2017

The finals of the 3 Minute Thesis competition will be held on Thursday, 9 November, from 2:30 pm–4:30 pm in the Virginia…


Dr. Jia has been featured on the UNCG Research homepage

Posted on October 24, 2017

You can find the full article here on the UNCG research spotlight.


Campus Weekly article: UNCG chosen for NSF-supported undergraduate research project

Posted on August 30, 2017

UNCG was one of twelve institutions chosen to participate in the National Science Foundation-supported Council of Undergraduate Research (CUR) Transformations Project. Read more…


Congratulations to Rada Petric!

Posted on August 24, 2017

Please join the Biology Department in congratulating Rada Petric, who was awarded the best student presentation at the 4th International Symposium on Acoustic Communication by Animals….


The Scientist recently featured the space research done by Dean Kiss

Posted on August 18, 2017

The Scientist recently featured the research conducted by Dean Kiss as a part of their story on basic research in space. The article…


The Biology Department welcomes new faculty members

Posted on August 14, 2017

Louis-Marie Bobay Dr. Bobay’s lab focuses on the evolution of microbial genomes and populations. They apply and develop computational approaches to elucidate…


Austin Gray was selected as a graduate fellow by the NC Sea Grant

Posted on July 27, 2017

One of our PhD students, Mr. Austin Gray, was selected as a fellow by the NC Sea Grant. He was also awarded…


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UNCG Biology in the news: Institutional Partners Announced for CUR Transformations Project

Posted on July 27, 2017

The Council on Undergraduate Research’s Transformations Project announced their institutional partners on 26 June 2017, and UNCG Biology was one of the…


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…