2009 News Articles-Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

2009 News Articles




Professor Robert Murphy Finalist in Elsevier Grand Challenge

Street Smarts on a Global Scale

Read the Latest Issue of The Promoter, the Annual Alumni Newsletter of the Department of Biological Sciences

Aaron Mitchell Appointed Section Editor for PLoS Pathogens

BioSAC Presents "Phantom of the Operon"

Departmental Life Sciences Award Presented at PJAS Competition

Q & A with Manojkumar Puthenveedu: Biological Sciences Newest Assistant Professor

Announcing the 8th Annual Computational Molecular Biology Symposium

Graduate Student Appreciation Week




Tribune Review Newsmaker: Nathan Urban

Ph.D. Candidate Receives Carnegie Mellon Graduate Student Service Award Honorable Mention

Biological Sciences Undergraduate Receives Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

BioSAC at Spring Carnival

Nathan Urban Receives AChemS Young Investigator Award

Alison Barth Identifies New Drug To Prevent Seizure Progression in Model of Epilepsy

Associate Professor Peter Berget Receives the Julius Ashkin Award for Excellence in Teaching

Heather Chalfin Receives Monteverde Award and CMWA Scholarship

Biological Sciences Participates in the Meeting of the Minds

Departmental Diploma Ceremony Held May 16, 2009

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Begins

Middle School Students Test Shampoo at Departmental Outreach Event

Bob Murphy Appointed to National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council

The Right Stuff: Tim Helbig

Combating Infection: Aaron Mitchell Makes New Discovery

New Mechanism Fundamental to the Spread of Invasive Yeast Infections Identified

Jeanne Morin-Leisk and Ken Hovis Receive Departmental Graduate Student Awards




Biological Sciences Doctoral Graduates and MBAs

Awards Received by Biological Sciences Faculty and Students

2010-2011 Ph.D. and M.S. Applications Now Available

2009 Summer Undergraduate Research Program

Welcome, New Students

Environmental Camp

Biological Sciences Alumnus Gregory Newby Among Three Alumni Named Fulbright Scholars

Biological Sciences Retreat, Sept. 11 &12




Brain Trust: Researcher Seizes the Moment

Alison Barth Develops Method to Make Cortical Neuronal Firing More Efficient

BioSAC Receives the Top Fundraising Prize at Relay for Life

Computational Biology Internships

Sophomore Dinner

The Department of Biological Sciences is now on Facebook

The Department of Biological Sciences Attends ABRCMS

Barth, McCartney Named to Eberly Chairs

Barth Receives Humboldt Foundation's Bessel Research Award