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 13 Department Seminar: "Induction of Apoptosis in DLD-1 Colon Cancer Cells to Elucidate Apoptosis Mechanism Over Time" presented by Sri Harsha. Seminar will be held in Room S137 at 12 p.m.

Apr 17-19 West Gulf Coastal Plain and Big Thicket Science Conference, to be held at Stephen F. Austin State University

Apr 20 Department Seminar: "Association of Batrachochytrium Dendrobatidis, Skin Microbiota, and Habitat Loss of Pseudacris Crucifer With Regards to Amphibian Decline" presented by Diane Lewis. Seminar will be held in Room S137 at 12 p.m.

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 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

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