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Biology Summer Scholar students presented their research at the H&S Summer Scholars Showcase.

·Isaac Berman, advisor Dave Gondek

·Emma Anderson, advisor Te-Wen Lo

·Lori Armstrong, advisor Te-Wen Lo

·Ginny Illingworth, advisor Te-Wen Lo

·Anne Culbert, advisor Nanda Cortes

·Scarleth Salgado, advisor Nanda Cortes

BBB Boards: Thank you, all!

BBB Board Members

Thank you for the current and new Tri-Beta Board members!

Congratulations to the 2023 BBB Inductees


Pictured left to right:

Sofia Roberts, Biology
Katrina Tucci, Biology
Dalya Munir, Exercise Science
Ranjini Iyengar, Biochemistry
Quinn TufinoBiochemistry
Caitlyn O’Dell, Biochemistry


The Chi Xi chapter of Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta) was installed at Ithaca College in 1992 and has more than 200,000 past and present members. Founded in 1922 at Oklahoma City University, TriBeta has evolved to become a nationally recognized professional honor society whose purposes are to promote scholarship in the biological sciences, growth in biological knowledge and to encourage research.

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Biology Students Received an Award at the ECSC Student Conference!

Congratulations to our students for their success at the recent ECSC Student Conference!

  • Sophia Roberts (Ed Cluett, Advisor)
    • Biochemistry and Health Platform: Best Presentation Award
  • Lily Metzger and Anna Sinclair (Brooks Miner and Ian Woods, Advisors)
    • Highest scoring microbiology poster presentation

Other Biology Presenters included:

Shreya Chopra, Jennifer Hopkins, Nathalie Panora, Kamille Smith, Greta Unetich

ECSC is The Eastern Colleges Science Conference, an association of primarily undergraduate colleges and universities. The main function of the organization is to stimulate interest in undergraduate research in the sciences and related fields and to provide a lively forum for the presentation of research papers. Students with their advisors may attend and students may present their research findings in platform or poster presentations as well as full length papers.


April 27th - Honors ceremony, CNS 117, 5-6 pm

Must be present at the ceremony in order to be inducted.


Sarah Griffin ‘20 is helping to manufacture rapid COVID-19 antigen tests.

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IC Current has the story for our recent graduate!  As stated, "she credits IC’s biology and chemistry departments with giving her both the hands-on practice and classroom knowledge to be successful in the workplace."

Jay Sellers, '05

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The article in IC Current includes this "Dr. Dad" story with our graduate.  Jay is an infectious disease specialist.