Biology & Environmental Sciences, Department of

Event    Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Join GC's STEM Club at our first Milly's Science Cafe of the year with our collaboration with GC's Science Education Center and Central Georgia Technical College's Library and Academic Support Services at the opening of their exhibit for Hispanic Heritage Month celebrating Women in STEM! Our featured speaker is Dr. Angela M. González from the Department of Science and Technology at Inter American University of Puerto Rico - San Germán Campus. Dr. González is an analytical chemist whose...
Announcement    Thursday, August 19, 2021
This summer, Assistant Professor of Biology Dr. Kristine White, Junior Sally Sir, and Sophomore Lizzie Durham spent 10 days at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Bocas del Toro, Panama. The team collected 389 amphipod specimens as part of Dr. White’s National Science Foundation Grant: "Understanding Tropical Invertebrate Diversity Through Integrative Revisionary Systematics and Training." While in Panama, the team identified and imaged 75 different species. Continued research...
Announcement    Tuesday, April 13, 2021
The Presidential Search and Selection Committee met last week and was formally presented with our charge from Chancellor Wrigley.   The goal of this search is to fill the position of President by September 1, 2021. Beginning Monday, April 19, we will hold three open forums to solicit input from students, staff, and faculty on the attributes we should be searching for in our next president.  The links to these forums can be found below.  General open forum evening: Monday 4/19, 6-7pm...
Event    Monday, April 12, 2021
Monday, April 12th at 6pm (Zoom event) First, Amber Schmidtke will give a brief intro about the COVID-19 vaccines and then she'll take questions. To join the Zoom event, visit the event page on GC Connect:  
Announcement    Wednesday, April 7, 2021
CUR Members: Biology Are you working with undergraduate researchers on a biology project where a small grant would make a big difference? Apply now for a small research grant from the CUR Biology Division. Click on this link to APPLY or insert the following link into your browser.
Event    Thursday, March 25, 2021
Do you want to know what is invading our lakes in Georgia and Why? Then, join us via WebEx at Aquatic Event Aquatic Invaders of Georgia Lakes 3/25/2021 Beginning at 4 p.m. Guest speakers include Dr. Eutychus Kariuki, University of Florida, Biology, Economic and ecological;  and Emerging Scholars GC undergraduate Meagan Henderson