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TED MED LIVE 2014 at GMU – Sep. 10-12, 2014

Posted: September 11, 2014 at 12:39 am, Last Updated: September 11, 2014 at 12:43 am

Please see below for the TED MED presentations that will be broadcast on campus. Faculty, please tell your students about it. Students, please tell your peers!

Claudette Davis selected for 2014-15 ASM-NSF Biology Scholars Program Transitions Residency

Posted: September 3, 2014 at 7:13 pm

Congratulations are in order for Biology faculty Dr. Claudette Davis, who was selected as one of six biologists to participate in the 2014-2015 ASM-NSF Biology Scholars Program Transitions Residency. As a national leadership initiative that seeks to improve undergraduate biology education based on evidence of student learning, the Biology Scholars Program has gathered more than 260 Scholars […]

Welcome Week Event – Aug. 27, 2014

Posted: August 26, 2014 at 3:51 pm

Welcome back to all Biology faculty, staff and students! Join us for a meet and greet reception in Exploratory Hall Rm 1200 during the hours of 11:00am-1:30pm. Refreshments will be served.

Searching for new ways to treat modern ailments by studying the Black Death

Posted: August 13, 2014 at 5:14 pm, Last Updated: August 13, 2014 at 6:45 pm

George Mason University professor Ramin M. Hakami is searching for new ways to treat modern ailments by studying bacterial and viral biodefense agents, including the medieval disease notoriously known as the Black Death. Along the way, he’s also coaching the next generation of researchers. The two endeavors are equally critical, says Hakami, who knows firsthand how crucial […]

2014 Awards Recognition

Posted: August 7, 2014 at 4:08 pm, Last Updated: May 15, 2015 at 4:47 pm

The Department of Biology, the Department of Environmental Science & Policy, and the School of Systems Biology hosted a joint Awards Ceremony for their students on May 14, 2014 at 10:00am at Dewberry Hall, Johnson Center. Click to see the list of award recipients by program/department/school. Dr. Larry Rockwood is the recipient of the 2014 David […]

STEM Boot Camp 2014 Biology Schedule

Posted: July 29, 2014 at 7:32 pm, Last Updated: May 20, 2016 at 4:56 pm

To view the schedule, please click STEM Boot Camp schedule for the week of July 27 – Aug 1 to download If you are on campus, feel free to stop and have lunch or another meal with the attendees. Read the article about the STEM Boot Camp from the Mason NewsDesk on 7/30/2014…