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Recent Department Awards

Congratulate our recent PhD graduate, Dr. Kaira Wagoner, on a national award recognizing her doctoral work.  She has been awarded the 2016 La Fage Award from the North American Section of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects.

Congratulate Dr. Iglika Pavlova on a recent grant that she was awarded from the UNC GA to work on Course based Undergraduate Research Experiences on the UNCG campus and on other campuses throughout the UNC System. This is a major step towards bringing undergraduate research experiences to all students, including ours in Biology.

Iglika is a co-PI on this grant with Lee Phillips, the Director of the Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creativity Office (URSCO), and Joanne Murphy a faculty member in Classical Studies.