Friday, September 25, 2015

Grad Hosted Speaker Announcement

We officially have our 2016 Grad Hosted Speaker: 

Dr. Jeff Hutchings from Dalhousie University.

The Caucus is excited to announce that Dr. Hutchings ( will be visiting for a few days on the week of March 7 - 11, 2016, and will be giving, in addition to a departmental seminar, a workshop on communicating science to society and policy makers. Certainly this should be relevant to all of us in the department.

Stay tuned as details emerge, mark your calendars, and cancel all those conflicting appointments...

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

2015 Biology T-shirt Design Contest

Do you have a creative side, as well as pride for Biology? Then we need you!
The two best designs will receive a $50 MEC gift cards as well as the newly designed T-shirt.

Submit a .JPEG to .PNG file to Joyce at Images must be 300dpi or higher, and one color only. Scanned sketches are also welcomed. Deadline to submit a design is October 30th.

Art not your thing? Be involved by voting for the best designs!

Online voting for best designs are November 2nd-13th, so be sure to keep an eye out for an email from us!

Get creating!
Joyce and Dan