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Six Biology Students Present Lyme Disease Workshop

Biology students Tashi Bharathan, Austin Edwards, William Gerardi, Rebecca Kruise, Sara McBride, and Victoria Stone presented “Safely Exploring the Woods in the Age of Ticks and Lyme disease” at the Northern Appalachian Folk Festival on September 12, 2015.

Posted on 9/13/2015 8:13:29 PM

Three Biology Students Publish Tick Population Study

Students James Shea, Rebecca Kruise, and Michele Myers-Claypole, professor of biology Tom Simmons, and Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Vector Management entomologist Mike Hutchinson published the article “Seasonal Activity, Density, and Collection Efficiency of the Blacklegged Tick (Ixodes scapularis) (Acari: Ixodidae) in Mid-Western Pennsylvania” in the Journal of Medical Entomology

Posted on 9/6/2015 10:14:05 PM

Biology Students Volunteer for Raccoon Rabies Vaccination Program

Biology undergraduates William Gerardi and Sara McBride and biology professor Tom Simmons participated in the Allegheny County Health Department’s Raccoon Oral Rabies Vaccination hand-baiting program on August 13, 2015.

Posted on 8/14/2015 11:47:00 AM

A Statement from Alumna Ashlee Long

Ashlee Long discusses how her success at IUP prepared her for the next stages in her career.

Posted on 5/4/2015 3:43:13 PM

Phi Eta Sigma Celebrates 2015 Inductees and National Scholarship Winner

Congratulations are in order for Mary Chey, recipient of a Phi Eta Sigma national scholarship.

Posted on 5/4/2015 3:34:52 PM

Biology Students Recognized at 2015 CPUB Conference

Five undergraduate and graduate students representing the Department of Biology received awards at the 2015 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania University Biologists (CPUB) Conference held at Indiana University of Pennsylvania on April 11, 2015.

Posted on 4/30/2015 2:50:46 PM

Biology Students Receive Dean’s Awards for Excellence

Four students working with biology faculty received Dean’s Awards for Excellence at the IUP Undergraduate and Graduate Scholars Forums on April 8, 2015. The IUP forums encourage students to discuss their academic work and share their research with students and professors.

Posted on 4/29/2015 2:04:14 PM

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