Biological Sciences

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Biological Sciences Strategic Plan 2020-2025

News and Events

Biology Professor Prestigious Society Recognition

Dr. Bonisoli Alquati

Professor Bonisoli Alquiati was elected to the 2020 Class of Elective Members of the American Ornithological Society during the North American Ornithological Conference. Elected members are nominated based on their "significant contributions to ornithology and/or service to the American Ornithological Society."

Biology Professor Receives Wall of Cool Award

 Dr. Alas

Professor Rothman’s BIO 3010 Human Sexuality course is fully online, but challenges students to go out into the real-world. Students are given multiple options for assignments so they can more easily navigate material of a sensitive nature. For lectures, PowerPoint slides and audio narration are combined using the screen-recording software Camtasia. These videos are then placed onto the instructor’s YouTube channel, complete with closed captions. See video.

Hot off the Press


Faculty in the Department of Biological Sciences are active in original research and involve their graduate and undergraduate students in their research projects. The following pages list publications authored by faculty members and include peer-reviewed journal articles and books, book chapters, online resources and other scholarly publications