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News: April 2014

Bi Receives University Senate Distinguished Faculty Award for Research

Shundong Bi (Department of Biology) was among four winners named across the university for their accomplishments in research, teaching, the creative arts, and service.

Posted on 4/30/2014 2:10:09 PM

Biology Faculty Recognized During IUP’s 2014 Research Week

Shundong Bi, Megan Knoch, and Jeffery Larkin took home individual honors in recognition of their research during IUP’s 2014 Research Week.

Posted on 4/17/2014 10:46:39 AM

Larkin Awarded Additional Funds for Golden-Wingled Warbler Research

The School of Graduate Studies and Research is pleased to announce that Jeffery Larkin, Department of Biology, received $255,996 in additional funds from the Natural Resources Conservation Service for his project, "Monitoring and Evaluating Golden-Winged Warbler Response to Breeding Habitat Management."

Posted on 4/17/2014 10:11:20 AM

Yerger and Donley Receive Grant to Develop Image Analysis Software to Measure Irregular Leaf Shapes from Insect Feeding

Ellen Yerger of the Biology Department and H. Edward Donley of the Mathematics Department were awarded a PASSHE Faculty Professional Development Committee grant for their project, "Development of image analysis software measuring irregular leaf shapes from insect feeding on native and non-native plants."

Posted on 4/17/2014 10:04:04 AM

Secondary Science Education Students Present Teacher Work Sample Projects

Five secondary science education students presented research on student learning at the College of Natural Science and Mathematics Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology and Undergraduate Scholars Forum Activities on March 30 and April 1, 2014.

Posted on 4/16/2014 2:34:50 PM

Biology Students Win Multiple Awards During IUP Research Week 2014

Undergraduate and graduate students from the IUP Department of Biology made numerous presentations during IUP’s 2014 Research Week, and many were named as winners in their respective venues.

Posted on 4/9/2014 1:23:54 PM

Ott and Irani Receive 2014 Faculty Recognition Award From IUP Center for Teaching Excellence

Lora Ott (Nursing) and Vida Irani (Biology) were the recipients of this year’s Faculty Recognition Award in the category of Content Pedagogy.

Posted on 4/2/2014 3:44:58 PM

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