News archive - 2011

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Congratulations to Waterloo iGEM

Congratulations to the Waterloo iGEM team and its advisors on their success at the regional competition and invitation to the Finals at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). 

Please see the University of Waterloo daily bulletin for more details.

Biology students are highly represented in the iGEM team.

Friday, October 21, 2011

Metagenomic methods and data analysis workshop

Location: University of Waterloo

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

ISI web knowledge alert August 2011

Publications for month of August from Department of Biology.

Below is a summary of the items published by members of the Department of Biology. Click on the link to see the publications.

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Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Managing student stress (contributed by Dr. Owen Ward)

In response to the invitations for contributions for our departmental newsletter, a colleague passed on concerns that many of our students may be struggling due to stress and might benefit from some direction in this area. A quick Google search suggests that stress may be quite a general phenomenon among today’s graduate students (while we have focused on grad students, clearly many of the issues also apply to undergraduates and indeed to other groups).

Monday, September 12, 2011

Biology newsletter fall 2011

View our Department of Biology fall 2011 newsletter (PDF).