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Biology Major, part 2

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Dave Wessner, Professor of Biology
Malcolm Campbell, Professor of Biology, James G. Martin Program Director of Genomics

Takeaways

Biology Major, part 2

Biology Major, part 1

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Dave Wessner, Professor of Biology
Malcolm Campbell, Professor of Biology, James G. Martin Program Director of Genomics

Takeaways

  • Learn about the structure of the Biology major at Davidson.
  • What experiences outside the classroom do students use to supplement the in-class academic experience? Learn about research and study abroad options which relate to the major.
  • What can you “do” with a Biology major? Review the Career Service’s Office Senior Survey

Biology Major, part 1

Collaborative Research: Biology

As Davidson closes out the academic year (good luck on finals, current students) and ramps up application reading for the Class of 2016 (good luck as you finish your applications, prospective students), Pod’cats presents the first of a three part video series on Collaborative Research at Davidson.

This week, we highlight Associate Professor of Biology¬†Dr. Karen Bernd and Alexis Valauri-Orton ’12 and their collaborative research.

Research at Davidson: Evan Eskew

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guest
Evan Eskew ’11

Takeaways

  • What is the Davidson Research Initiative?
  • Evan is investigating the impacts of urbanization and river flow alteration (through construction of dams) on frogs and toads. His data was collected through frog calling surveys at 42 study sites along the Broad and Pacolet Rivers in South Carolina.

Research at Davidson: Evan Eskew