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Biology Department Events


Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The Biology department will host a seminar speaker, Ms. Brianna Rojas, on Tuesday, September 26th from 7:00-8:00pm in Weyandt room 6. Ms. Rojas is the admissions recruiter from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and will be speaking about the school and giving information on the program.

Friday, September 29, 2017

What's Buggin' Our Trees

Blue Spruce Lodge

Join the Evergreen Conservancy and Dr. Mike Tyree, Biology Department, as we investigate how our forests are changing in response to invasive pests.  We will learn about recent attacks in Western PA forests, including those on the American chestnut, elm, ash, and eastern hemlock trees.  We will talk about what is being done to help save our forests and efforts being taken to revive the American chestnut.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Want to Know More About Biology Internships?

Weyandt 107

The Biology Department is hosting an informational meeting about biology internships on Thursday, October 12th starting at 6:30pm in Weyandt 107.

Meet with an AUSOM Recruiter!

Weyandt 107

IUP will be hosting AUSOM recruiter, Dr. Robert Debiec on Thursday, October 12th from 7:00-8:00pm in Weyandt 107. Dr. Decbiec will give students information about the Avalon University School of Medicine.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Nuclear Bodies and Cancer Seminar

Weyandt 6

The Biology Department will host a seminar speaker, Dr. Janice Knepper, on Friday, October 13th from 11:00am-12:00pm in Weyandt 6. Dr. Knepper is a professor of biology and the co-director of the biochemisty program at Villanova University. Dr. Knepper will be speaking on "Nuclear Bodies and Cancer: A Novel Protein Provides a Link"