The Department of Biological Sciences participated in the collection and donation of PPE for healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. These donations included gloves, face shields, masks, and gowns to the Tulane School of Medicine (uptown donation location).
The Magis Awards are in and we congratulate Best Buddies for winning Student Organization of the Year, and graduating senior, Abby Perez (BIOL '20) for winning the Rev. James Carter, S.J. Award for Outstanding Leadership.
Phil Bucolo was selected for the CAS Excellence in Teaching Award for 2020. Congratulations, Phil! This photo is of Dr. Phil Bucolo summiting Mt Fuji, Japan in 2010.
John Tarpey (BIOL '20) is a co-awardee of the Rev. John H.
Abigail Perez has been awarded the St.
Chloe Dupleix (BIOL '20) was awarded the St.
Mona Wolfe, Office Manager of Biological Sciences and Physics, was selected for the CAS Staff Excellence Award for 2020.
Dr. Kim Mix reflects on teaching COVID-19 in an article published in Inside Higher Ed. The article tells the story of teaching Molecular Genetics through current events. To read the full article, click here.
Congratulations to Chloe Dupleix, Biology senior and DSAC rep, for getting accepted into her FIRST CHOICE vet school program at the University of Illinois. Great work Chloe! We are proud of your hard work and accomplishments!
Glory "Tomi" John (BIOL '20) has been accepted to the Harvard Stem Cell Institute Internship Program (HIP) for summer 2020! The award includes free room and board on the Harvard Cambridge campus and a $5000 stipend. Congratulations, Tomi!!