Entries tagged with ‘Biology’

Margaret Bloch Qazi wins 2019 Carlson Award for Distinguished Teaching

A member of the Gustavus community since 2003, Dr. Bloch Qazi was presented the award at the 2019 commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 1.

Abby Trouth ’20 Wins Goldwater Scholarship

The junior from Plymouth, Minn. is a biochemistry and molecular biology major who is conducting research at the University of Colorado this summer.

Research as Service: Riley Thoen Gives Back

Thoen's passion for science was ignited by his father's struggle to overcome hypoglycemia unawareness.

History and Biology Lead to Global Healthcare for Katie Schlangen ’14

Just three years after graduation, Gustavus alumna Katie Schlangen is traveling the world... and helping people along the way.

Video: Emily Syverud ’17 Spends Semester in Spain

What's it like for a Gustavus student to study away in Seville, Spain? Watch the video to find out!

Summer Research Students Study Water Pollution Solutions in the Minnesota River Basin

This summer, a trio of students are getting their hands dirty while studying how changing agricultural practices might improve water quality in the Minnesota River basin.

Corpse Flower Blooming Now at Gustavus; Visiting Hours Announced for Friday and Saturday

The corpse flower at Gustavus began to open Thursday and is expected to bloom overnight. The public is welcome to visit and experience the unique smell of the corpse flower on Friday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and again on Saturday, June 4, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Reginald Penner ’83 Helps Lead a Nanowire Discovery

A California-based research group led by Reginald Penner ’83 has made an important discovery in nanowire technology that could revolutionize our battery-powered devices.

Gustie Math and Science Majors Take Top Competition Honors

A team of Gustavus Adolphus College math and science majors placed higher than any other liberal arts college in the nation in a recent international math competition.

Griffin Reed ’16 Receives Glenn T. Seaborg Award

Gustavus senior Griffin Reed has been named the 2016 winner of the Glenn T. Seaborg Science Award by the Swedish Council of America. The award will allow him to travel to Sweden in December for the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony.