biological sciences

May 11, 2018

Biological Sciences Spring Graduation

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

Apr 11, 2018

Delftia’s Secrets: Gold, Mouthwash and Toxins

In this wrap-up to the spring Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge, we will discuss the genetic complexities of Delftia, what we've learned and what we can still learn by studying how some of its genes vary in nature.

Mar 23, 2018

SciChat: Ants

Join ant expert Adrian Smith to learn more about trap-jaw ants.

Mar 20, 2018

Lamb Wins NACADA Advising Award

Susan Lamb has won a Region 3 Excellence in Advising award from the National Academic Advising Association.

Mar 15, 2018

Brain and Behavior Night

Join NC State scientists and other prominent neuroscientists for a night of exploring the brain and behavior connection.

Feb 7, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Study Sheds New Light On Antibiotics Produced by Ants

A new study finds some ant species make use of powerful antimicrobial agents – while other ant species produce none at all.

Feb 1, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Biological Sciences Professor Wins 2018 Academic Advising Award

Lisa Parks of the Department of Biological Sciences was honored with NC State's Faculty Advisor Award.

Jan 30, 2018

Where’s Delftia?: A Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge

Join us for the kickoff to our spring Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge to learn about the intriguing story of Delftia and the tools we have to study this and other fascinating organisms.

Jan 30, 2018  |  Research and Innovation

Bone Experts Offer How-To Video for Forensic Professionals

Researchers have created a how-to video to train forensic practitioners in using bone mineral density to extract more information from human remains.

Jan 24, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Biology Alumnus Tyler Allen Lands on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List

Biological sciences alum and veterinary medicine student Tyler Allen has been named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list, which highlights visionaries in 20 different industries.