biological sciences

Oct 20, 2018

BugFest

NC State scientists will participate in this daylong celebration of the fascinating world of bugs.

Aug 20, 2018  |  Biological Sciences

Remembering Jennifer

A memorial fund has been established to honor biological sciences student Jennifer Cantu, who died tragically in May at age 27.

Jul 25, 2018

A Scientist Loose in America’s Library: Studying Astrobiology at the Library of Congress

Hear from Lucianne Walkowicz, chair of astrobiology at the Library of Congress and an astronomer at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago, about the search for and study of life in the universe.

Jun 29, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Find Connection Between Genes, Response to Environmental Chemicals

NC State research findings are a starting point to confirm that individuals may react differently to chemicals in the environment based on genetic profile.

Jun 29, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researchers Find Vitamin D Receptor Is Target for Disruption by Environmental Chemicals

New NC State research sheds light on the ways in which environmental chemicals can affect vitamin D receptors.

Jun 28, 2018  |  Biological Sciences

NC State Lands $1 Million Grant to Support Transfer and First-Year Students in the Life Sciences

The grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute will improve advising, mentoring, courses and research experiences.

Jun 27, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Two NC State Scientists Honored With Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Professorships

The professorships were made possible by a gift from longtime NC State supporters Jim and Ann Goodnight.

Jun 27, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Statistician Wright Named Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Professor

The professorship was made possible by a gift from longtime NC State supporters Jim and Ann Goodnight.

May 21, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Researcher to Study GenX Exposure in Cape Fear Fish, Alligators

An NC State toxicologist will study GenX exposure in striped bass, catfish and alligators that inhabit the Cape Fear River watershed.

May 11, 2018

Biological Sciences Spring Graduation

Join us for the graduation ceremony for the Biological Sciences, Genetics, Microbiology, Toxicology and Zoology programs.