Student Honors & Awards Ceremony

Posted On May 3, 2019
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Congratulations to all of the students who received special awards at our annual Honors Awards Ceremony, on April 26, 2019. Outstanding undergraduate students and graduate students were recognized for a variety of teaching, instruction, and leadership awards.

Spring STEM Conference

Posted On April 4, 2019
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Congratulations to the Biology majors who contributed 92 posters at the Spring STEM Conference (March 29)! At this event, energetic students showcased research projects and interests on an topics ranging from impacts of hurricanes in the Caribbean, microbial communities of soil, effects of stress on vertebrate physiology, and evolution of zebra… more »

Provost’s Dissertation Award

Posted On January 31, 2018
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Joshua Renfroe was born in Atlanta, GA and raised in Los Angeles. After graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles with a BA in Philosophy and minor in Biomedical Research, he returned to Atlanta to study at Georgia State University’s School of Public Health and earn his MPH in epidemiology.… more »

Ph.D. Spotlight

Posted On December 6, 2017
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Courtney Culpepper Ph.D. Candidate in Biology, GSU

Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, Courtney graduated in the top 10% of her high school class in 2009 and continued her education at Clark Atlanta University. Courtney studied biology at Clark for two years and then transferred to Morgan State University in Baltimore… more »

GSU Alumni Spotlight

Posted On December 5, 2017
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Alex Tremblay Ph.D. Biology 2016, GSU Visiting Assistant Professor and Teaching Fellow in Biology at Oxford College of Emory University

I graduated with my BS in Biology from a small engineering school, Southern Polytechnic State University, which is now a part of Kennesaw State University. Immediately following the completion… more »

Applied and Environmental Microbiology Students Active at recent Georgia Bio Innovation Summit

Posted On April 19, 2016
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For the past several years, Applied and Environmental Microbiology (AEM) graduate students have attended  and presented at the Georgia Bio Innovation Summit to enrich their professional networks and seek opportunities to become involved in Georgia’s growing biotech industry.   At this year’s meeting in October, 2017, AEM had one of their largest turnouts at the conference… more »