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 News

​Alumnus speaks to students about turtle conservation
​Matt Cross, conservation biologist and Central Michigan University alumnus spoke to biology students about his project regarding the conservation of Eastern Box Turtles and his job at the Toledo Zoo Oct. 12 in the Biosciences building.
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Invasive or not? A Great Lakes puzzle
​Around the Great Lakes, millions of dollars are spent to fight invasive species like Asian carp. They cause a lot of damage. But when scientists discover a new animal or plant in the region, it’s not always clear if it’s harmful - or helpful.
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Biology student brings home poster award
​Payton Phillips, a CMU biology student working in Dr. Bradley Swanson's lab, recently brought home a best student poster award at the International Congress on Conservation Biology in Cartagena, Columbia. 
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 Events & Seminars

November 9, 2017
  • Worms and germs: the C elegans response to P. luminescens bacteria
  • 4pm in Biosciences 1010
November 30, 2017
  • Title: TBA
  • 4pm in Biosciences 1010
December 7, 2017
  • What I did on my summer vacation: Undergraduate research at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute
  • 4pm in Biosciences 1010
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 Contact Us

​​Department of Biology
​Central Michigan University
​Biosciences 2100
​Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
Phone: 989-774-3227
Fax: 989-774-3462
Dr. Tracy Galarowicz
​Department Chairperson
galar1tl@cmich.edu
Phone: 989-774-1336