Dr. Filipe Alberto co-author on article published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B

For the news release in UC Santa Barbara’s The Current, go here. For the article, click here.

Call for Applications: 2017 Biological Sciences Departmental Scholarships and Awards

The Biological Sciences Department is calling for applicants for the 2017 departmental scholarships and awards. Applications are due by noon, Friday, February 17, 2017. For more information and the application, click here.

Calculus at UWM for Bio students

New at UWM: Calculus for the Life Sciences For students pursuing the BS at UWM, it is required to take a Calculus course. Common questions that result are: (1) What are the different options for calculus at UWM? (2) Which… Read More

New Non-thesis Track MS Degree for Fall 2017

The non-thesis track of the Master of Science in biology is ideal for two types of students: Those seeking to enhance their academic record in preparation for future application to medical school or another professional healthcare graduate program such as… Read More

Department of Biological Sciences Scholarships due March 25, 2016

Check Form_Scholarship Application_2016 for instructions

Dr. John Berges named a Fellow of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography

The ASLO Fellows program was initiated in 2015 to honor ASLO members who have advanced the aquatic sciences through exceptional contributions to ASLO, its publications, meetings, and other activities.  

Dr. Andrew Petto receives the 2015 Evolution Education Award from the National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT)

The Evolution Education Award, sponsored by Biological Sciences Curriculum Study (BSCS) and Center for the Study of Evolution in Action (BEACON) at Michigan State, recognizes innovative classroom teaching and community education efforts to promote the accurate understanding of biological evolution. NABT… Read More

Dr. Andrew Petto has been appointed to the Board of Governors for the National Vaccine Education Project

CONGRATS! Dr. Andrew Petto has been appointed to the Board of Governors for the National Vaccine Education Project.

Dr. Peter Dunn – a UWM News Release

Dr. Peter Dunn’s work is a featured press release from UWM.

Awards and Scholarships given for 2014-15

Due to the generous donations of our alumni and friends, the Department is able to offer more than $20,000 for student support. Click here for the full list of award winners.