Dr. Marketa Zimova: George Mercer's Award
Apr 21, 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Marketa Zimoa, this year's co-recipient of the Ecological Society of America's George Mercer's Award. ...

Biology Students Place Top Three at 3-Minute Thesis Competition
Feb 9, 2022

Biology student place top three at 3-Minute Thesis competition. ...

Required Fall Advising Scheduled
Oct 8, 2021

Required Fall Advising has been scheduled: Monday, October 25 - Friday, October 29                  ...

App State genetic diversity study to inform US Fish and Wildlife conservation efforts for endangered NC plant
Jun 24, 2021

Spreading avens, a rare plant that thrives in Western North Carolina — at elevations of more than 4,000 feet — is in danger of extinction....

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2020 Biology Award Recipients
Apr 30, 2020

Congratuations to our 2020 Biology Award Recipients.  [[nid:470]]Undergraduate:Bailey, Lauren E, Meritorious SeniorBrewer, Samuel B., Wayne Van D...

3MT awards

Biology Grad Students Take Honors in Three Minute Thesis competition
Nov 9, 2018

Department of Biology graduate students Gita Gajjar and Amanda Wilkinson won awards in the recent Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. The 3MT ...

Jessica McCanless

Jessica McCanless wins Melton Award
Nov 5, 2018

Jessica McCanless, a graduate student who works with Dr. Maryam Ahmed and Dr. Darren Seals, won the Thoyd Melton Award at this year's North Carol...

Dr. Michael Parsons

Appalachian Alumnus Studies Urban Rat Ecology
Oct 18, 2017

Appalachian alumnus Dr. Michael Parsons' ('93) unusual research caught the eye of CBS News recently. After reading the story, we were curious to know ...

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ASU Alum Rachel Hoch Recognized for Work to Recover Endangered Species
Jun 9, 2017

Congratulations to Appstate Department of Biology Alum Rachel Hoch, who was named a US Fish and Wildlife Service 2016 Recovery Champion. Recovery Cham...

Elisabeth Panto

Biology major Elisabeth Panto receives internship at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Mar 27, 2017

Elisabeth Panto will be working for 9 weeks this summer at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), with an initial preparatory week at the Astronomy &...