The Plight of the Bumble Bee Representing the College of Science, biology PhD student Jonathan Koch gave a five-minute lightning talk at Ignite USU about the danger of bumble bee decline in the United States.
May 26, 2015
May 14, 2015
USU Biologist Karen Kapheim led a National Institutes of Health-funded study of genetic changes associated with bee evolution. The team published findings in the May 14, 2015, online edition of SCIENCE.
Apr 30, 2015
Daisha Cummins, a junior majoring in exercise science and biology at Utah State University, is an award-winning undergraduate researcher from a nurturing lab.
Several members of the Department of Biology were honored when Utah State University’s College of Science hosted an awards ceremony and reception April 23, 2015, to recognize the college’s top scholars.
Mar 26, 2015
James MacMahon, trustee professor of biology and former dean of the College of Science, is Utah State University’s 2015 Outstanding Graduate Mentor of the Year.
Justin Jones, senior research scientist in the Randy Lewis lab, and his team have cleared one of the final hurdles in the mass production of synthetic spider silk.
Feb 5, 2015
At the ribbon-cutting event for the Bioproducts Scale-Up Facility, officials announced that synthetic spider silk will be able to be produced in commercial quantities.
Dec 4, 2014
Through the Yale University-based Small World Initiative, first-year USU Uintah Basin biology students led by Lianna Etchberger are contributing to efforts aimed at addressing the world’s diminishing supply of effective antibiotics.
Nov 6, 2014
"Utah State University macroecologist Ethan White is one of 14 scientists selected nationally as a Moore Investigator in Data-Driven Discovery."
Oct 2, 2014
"Drowning in data? There are ‘apps for that’ says Utah State University macroecologist Ethan White."