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Thank you for your interest in the Department of Biological Sciences! On this page, you will find links to our current and archived newsletters as well as a variety of blogs written by faculty, staff and students.



      • Venomous Adventures:   — Get ready to travel (virtually!) with the entire Parkinson lab on their many adventures into the field.  Recent trips have been to Arizona, Mexico and South Africa!
      • Goby Fishes in Hawaii:  — Kelly Diamond, a PhD candidate in Rick Blob’s lab, is studying how waterfall-climbing fish called gobies migrate from the ocean to freshwater habitats. She has agreed to blog about her projects and field adventures (most recently in Hawaii!)
      • Herbarium   — In Spring, 2019, Dixie Damrel, curator of the Herbarium, explored botany, biomes and religious culture in Sri Lanka. Read her blog of this adventure!

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