Fall 2015 Seminar Series
Join us in the lobby of Ellington Hall at 3:30 for a brief reception prior to the 4:00 seminar. Click here for details.
Please join us Thursday October 8 as we present:
Dr. Dave Bridges, Department of Physiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, "Tissue Specific Regulation of Metabolism by the nutrient/energy sensor mTORC1." Hosted by: Dr. Andrew Liu
Graduate Student Presentations
10/6/2015 Noha Shendy & Steven Ferguson
Creating Leaders in Research, Education and Service
Deepthi Raghu (PhD student, Dr. Amy Abell lab) has been awarded the 2015-2016 Dr. Bill Simco Scholarship.
Emily Elderbrock (Ph.D., Dr. Freeman) has been awarded in the "junior" category and Blake Jones (Ph.D., Dr. Freeman) has been awarded in the "senior" category for the Dr. Victor Feisal Scholarship.
The following Undergraduate Scholarships for the 2015-2016 Academic year were recently awarded:
Amanda Walker was awarded The Edward T. Browne Biology Scholarship
Olivia Freeman was awarded The Goldye Feinstone Scholarship
Demi Brasfield was awarded The Pricilla Rushton Scholarship
Sara Bruninger was awarded The Omar E. Smith Ecology Scholarship
Check out the latest edition of the Department of Biological Sciences Newsletter. Several students in Dr. Duane McKenna's lab all received Student Graduate Association funds. The department registered a Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) organization on campus. Several faculty and staff are retiring or moving away, and find out who won ribbons for the Memphis Orchid Club. You'll also find information about grants, publications, presentations and awards. Visit the News and Seminar page.