Stephen F. Austin State University

Biology Department

The Department of Biology is located in the E. L. Miller Science building room 101 of the Stephen F. Austin State University campus in Nacogdoches, Texas.

Administrative Assistant
Laura Anderson

936-468-3601
landerson@sfasu.edu

Miller Science Building

Current News and Updates

April 2015

Apr 27 Department Seminar: "Extraction of Anti-cancer Water Soluble Compunds from Rumex crispus" presented by Mukund Bhandari. Seminar will be held in Room S137 at 12 p.m.

Apr 29 Bright Ideas Conference, 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., BPSC - Grand and Twilight Ballrooms

May 2015

May 1 Department Seminar: "The Effects of Polybrene and Puromycin on Viral Production and Replication" presented by Dustin Therrien. Seminar will be held in Room S137 at 12 p.m.

May 4 Department Seminar: "Sex Allocation in Amaranthus" presented by Todd Farmer. Seminar will be held in Room S137 at 12 p.m.

May 11 Final examinations

May 16 Commencement

May 25 University Closed (Memorial Day Holiday)

June 2015

June 8 Summer I Classes Begin

July 2015

July 1 Last Day to Withdraw without WP or WF

July 9 Summer I Final Examinations

July 14 Summer II Classes Begin

August 2015

Aug 14 Summer II Final Examinations

Aug 15 Commencement

Biology Students Attend the Texas Academy of Science Meeting

Graduate and undergraduate biology students attend the Texas Academy of Science Meeting in San Antonio with advisor/mentor Dr. Jenny Gumm. Congratulations to Cory Becher for receiving the Honorable Mention Award in Best Graduate Talk Competition and Chelsey Price for receiving the Best Undergraduate Poster in Freshwater Science.

Back row (L-R): Stephen Scribner, Jacob Scribner, Chandler Brooks, Cory Becher, Dr. Jenny Gumm, Front row (L-R): Ravaen Slay, Hannah Lockwood, and Chelsey Price