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Bergeline NguemwoTentokam Earns Award for Parasitology Research at Woods Hole Conference

Bergeline NguemwoTentokam, a PhD student in Georgetown University’s Microbiology and Immunology Department’s Singer Lab, has been recognized for her outstanding…

May 22, 2024

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Georgetown Biology Graduate Student Tackles Global Health Challenges Through Research

Isabel Powell (C’24) isn’t your typical college graduate. Her time at Georgetown University hasn’t been confined to classrooms, but rather a journey around the…

May 16, 2024

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Dr. Lauren Yap Earns Top Honors at GUMC Graduation

(Photo by Charles Siwinski) Former Neurobiology major Lauren Yap, now Dr. Yap, graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine (GUMC) this past May with a double dose of…

March 25, 2024

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Dr. Peter Marra pens PNAS opinion piece about protecting America’s birds

Image credit: Ryan Sanderson (photographer; eBird).…

February 28, 2024

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Biology Ph.D. candidate Ellen Jacobs Honored as 2023-24 ARCS Scholar! 

Last month, the Metropolitan Washington Chapter (MWC) of the Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation named Ellen Jacobs, a Ph.D. candidate in the Mann Lab,…

December 18, 2023

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Biology Professor Martha Weiss recent publication

Biology Professor Martha Weiss, with her colleagues at The George Washington University and The University of Maryland, recently published a study investigating the ecological…

November 8, 2023

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Dr. Jeffrey Huang featured in Georgetown’s “Ask a Professor” Series!

This month, Dr. Jeffrey Huang of the Department of Biology was the focus of Georgetown’s ongoing “Ask a Professor” series, a collection of articles and videos…

October 25, 2023

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Biology alumnae Chloe Fishman (C ’20) and Olivia Gadson (C ’23) awarded with the NSF GRFP! 

This year, two Georgetown Biology alumnae, Chloe Fishman (C ’20) and Olivia Gadson (C ’23), were awarded with the National Science Foundation’s prestigious…

October 17, 2023

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Dr. Maryna Baydyuk honored by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy!

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October 11, 2023

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Seven Graduate Students Pass Dissertations

The Department of Biology congratulates six graduate students who defended their dissertations this year and were hooded during the Commencement Exercises in May.  The…

July 7, 2023