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Convocation Photos
Biological Sciences Showcase Photos
Biological Sciences Showcase T-Shirt Winners
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Welcome to the BioBits E-Newsletter from the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Delaware. 
We are excited to share our news with you!
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Department of Biological Sciences

Convocation Ceremony

Friday, May 25, 2012

The Convocation ceremony for the Department of Biological Sciences was held on Friday, May 25, 2012 at the Carpenter Sports Building.


Congratulations and Best Wishes to all the Graduates!


Convocation Flyer

Department of Biological Sciences

 2012 Convocation Program


Pictured L to R:  Dr. Wagner, Dr. DiEuliis, Dr. Usher, Dr. R. Duncan,

Dr. Smith, Dr. M. Duncan











Pictured L to R:  Brendan Bachman, Arjit Nigam, Mark Modelski, Andrew Hydrusko























Dr. Randy Duncan, Chair of Biological Sciences, Dr. Diane DiEuliis, Distinguished Alumna Speaker, and Dr. Roger Wagner, Professor Emeritus
























Pictured L to R:  Alex D'Angelo, Jie Ge, Lydia Bonar , John Beallias
LaNyka Christian being congratulated by her father and Dr. Duncan.























Dr. Smith and Alexandra Lambert



Sharonne Temple and her mother.





Dr. Patricia DeLeon and Mark Modelski
























Dr. Patricia Walsh and Erin Bange























Dr. Smith and Vanessa Carranza






















Dr. Melinda Duncan and Weam Elbezanti























Congratulations !!























Congratulations and Best Wishes to the Graduates of 2012!













Alumni Weekend - June 1-3, 2012

The Department of Biological Sciences hosted its 2nd Annual Biological Sciences Showcase during UD Alumni Weekend on Saturday, June 2, 2012 in Wolf Hall.  This year's showcase featured video clips of faculty discussing their research and teaching, posters of students' research projects, activities and demonstrations. 


A big thank you to all who participated in making this a success again this year!


Wolf Hall decorated for Alumni Weekend's Biological Sciences Showcase which was held on Saturday, June 2, 2012.


Biological Sciences Showcase activities getting under way in Wolf Hall.























Poster sessions were held in the hallways of Wolf Hall.
























Biological Sciences Showcase event held in 119 Wolf Hall.





Crystal Shaw taking time to check out the microscopes.





Dr. Cain, Dr. Taylor talking with an Alumna.



Dr.Patricia Walsh and Dr. Malcom Taylor awaiting more visitors.


Dr. Alenka Hlousek-Radojcic and Dr. Jennifer Nauen working together on a DNA model.

Dr. Carlton Cooper and his son Jarrett enjoying the day.


Alums checking out the contest in 119 Wolf Hall using microscopes to identify items.

Biology alumnus Leighton P. Everheart, Jr. finds his M.S. thesis from 1966.


Linda Jia You, a 2001 UD alumna and an accountant in the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, her husband and son, participating in a Biological Sciences Showcase contest.
Linda Jia You's son, Eason Li working on a DNA model.
T-Shirt Contest Winners!
The winners of a Biological Sciences t-shirt are:


Dr. William Cain
Dr. Swati Pradhan
Crystal Shaw

Contact Info

Pamela Vari 

Department of Biological Sciences