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Biology News, Spring Edition 2018, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Apr 2018

Biology News, Spring Edition 2018, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside this issue:
-- Greetings from Biology
-- Biology Alumni
-- Department News
-- You Can Make a Difference
-- Support for Students


Biology News, Winter Edition 2017, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Jan 2017

Biology News, Winter Edition 2017, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside This Issue:
--Greetings From the Department of Biology
--Department of Biology Alumni
--Kelly Bahl Interns at Epcot in Disney World
--Former Student, Susann Ahrabi-Fard, Working With the Zika Virus
--Department News
--Study Abroad Course to the Galapagos
--UNI Maintains Strength in Undergraduate Research
--Biology Faculty Incorporate Their Artistic Skills Into the Classroom and Publications
--Faculty Retirement
--Alumni In Residence
--University of Northern Iowa Awarded Grant Through the Roy J. Carver Foundation
--Reconnect With the Department of Biology
--You Can Make a Difference
--Scholarships and Funding


Biology News, Spring 2016, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Apr 2016

Biology News, Spring 2016, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside This Issue:
--Greetings from the Department of Biology
--Index
--Department of Biology Alumni
--Dr. Suzanne Bartlett Named as Alumni in Residence
--Dr. Robert Good Gives Keynote Address at the 2015
--UNI SURP Symposium
--Alumnus, Dr. Michael Gray, selected as Honorary Member of Entomological Society of America
--UNI Biology - Brazil Connection
--Two UNI Biology Alumni Assume Directorships at Vanderbilt University
--Biology Students
--Students Appreciate Scholarship Funding
--Biology Students and Alumni
--NSF Provides Funding for Research on Unique Parasites
--Bees and “Colony Collapse Disorder”
--UNI Biology Students Present Research at NCUR Annual Conference in Cheney, Washington
--Marine Biology Club Visits the ...


Biology News, Spring 2015, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Apr 2015

Biology News, Spring 2015, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside this issue:

-- Greetings from the Department of Biology
-- Biology Students and Alumni
-- Faculty awards
-- Department News
-- Biology students travel to University of Kentucky to attend the NCUR Annual Conference
-- Tigers Visit UNI Biology Department
-- Nobel Conference
-- UNI/Iowa Community Colleges STEM Day
-- Carver Grant Purchases SynDavers
-- Steve O'Kane teaches in Korea
-- Biology Living and Learning Community
-- Hallway displays
-- Forensic DNA analysis at Linn-Mar High School
-- Undergraduate Research in Biology
-- New Faculty
-- Reconnect with the Department of Biology
-- You Can Make a Difference!
-- Scholarships and Funding
-- Support for students or department


Special Speciation, Lyn L. Countryman, Jill D. Maroo Jan 2015

Special Speciation, Lyn L. Countryman, Jill D. Maroo

Faculty Publications

Considerable anecdotal evidence indicates that some of the most difficult concepts that both high school and undergraduate elementary-education students struggle with are those surrounding evolutionary principles, especially speciation. It’s no wonder that entry-level biology students are confused, when biologists have multiple definitions of “species.” We developed this speciation activity to provide clarity and allow students a hands-on experience with a speciation model.


Biology News, Winter 2014, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Jan 2014

Biology News, Winter 2014, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside this issue:

-- Greetings from the Department of Biology
-- Biology Students and Alumni

-- Department News

-- The Department of Biology receives funding for specimens and microscopes from the Carver Charitable Trust
-- Carl Thurman's efforts extend the benefit of Carver Funding
-- Reconnect with the Department of Biology

-- Faculty and Staff News
-- Jeff Tamplin receives $60,000 grant
-- Marine Biology (new course offering)
-- Field trip to hatchery
-- Award of Faculty Excellence
-- Dean's Teaching Award
-- TriBeta Teaching Award

-- Student Club News
-- Student clubs combined to travel to Omaha zoo
-- Annual spring plant sale
-- New Faculty
-- You Can Make a Difference!
-- Scholarships and ...


Biology News, Winter 2013, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Jan 2013

Biology News, Winter 2013, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside this issue:

-- Greetings from the Department of Biology
-- Focus on UNI Biology Alumni
-- Focus on UNI Biology Students
-- Microscopes purchased with Carver Trust Grant
-- Two-headed planarian!
-- UNI Day in the Capitol on February 11, 2013
-- Letter of appreciation......
-- Dr. Kimberly Cline-Brown Receives Excellence in Teaching Award
-- Joan Smothers attends national advising meeting
-- Public speaking engagements for Biology faculty
-- Pre-Vet Club project gives aid to shelter animals
-- Faculty on Professional Development Assignment
-- Tri-Beta
-- Reconnect with the Department of Biology
-- Retiring Faculty
-- New Faculty
-- Floyds receive Purple and Gold Award
-- Dr. Robert Good, DO, installed as President of American College of ...


Biology News, Winter 2012, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Jan 2012

Biology News, Winter 2012, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside this issue:

-- Greetings from the Biology Department
-- Focus on UNI Biology Alumni
-- Let us hear from you...
-- Science Teacher Pays it Forward
-- Reconnect with the Department of Biology
-- Taiwan exchange program - year one a success!
-- Dr. Steve O'Kane and Dr. John Ophus receive Dean's Awards
-- Field Research in the Northern Gulf of Mexico
-- Biology receives grant from Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust
-- Dr. Peter Berendzen receives State Wildlife Grant
-- Seed Grants from the UNI-Office of Sponsored Research
-- Focus on UNI Biology Students
-- Pre-Med Club
-- Student Nature Society Award
-- New Faculty/Staff
-- New Biology Undergraduate Research Fund
-- Swanson ...


Biology News, Winter 2011, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Jan 2011

Biology News, Winter 2011, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside this issue:

-- Greetings from the Department of Biology
-- Focus on UNI Biology Alumni
-- Let us hear from you...
-- Twenty Second North American Prairie Conference: Restoring a National Treasure
-- Faculty and Staff News
-- Summer Research
-- Trip to West Virginia's eastern panhandle was a success
-- Thurman on PDA in Brasil
-- Taiwan Exchange Program
-- Climate change impacts report
-- Focus on UNI Biology Students
-- Student Clubs
-- Pre-Physical Therapy Club
-- Faculty Changes - Retirements
-- You make a difference! Message from our donors
-- Why support undergraduate biological research at UNI
-- New Faculty
-- You Can Make a Difference!
-- Scholarships and Funding
-- Support for students or department


Biology News, Winter 2010, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology. Jan 2010

Biology News, Winter 2010, University Of Northern Iowa. Department Of Biology.

Biology News

Inside this issue:

-- Greetings from the Department of Biology
-- Focus on UNI Biology Alumni
-- Let us hear from you...
-- Faculty and Staff News
-- Trip to Chicago for Darwin Bicentennial
-- Botanical Center Wins Second Place
-- Focus on UNI Biology Students
-- Student Nature Society
-- Retirements
-- You Make a Difference! Messages from our donors....
-- New Advisor for Biology
-- Biology Video
-- You Can Make a Difference!
-- Scholarships and Funding
-- Support for students or department