Biology students Alexis Bradford, Erin Kezele, Katelyn Stewart, Bravina "Talia" Trovato, and Perisha Wallace presented their five research projects at the Ursuline College Student Research Symposium. Congratulations to Erin and Katelyn who won the Core Connection award for their research project "Stream and Lake Water Quality Following Stream Restoration and Bioswale Construction"
In support of Earth Day, Students of Science members Rachel Fogel, Adaobi Mgbodille, Rachel Neal, Perisha Wallace, and faculty advisors Mark Kyle and Jenise Snyder participated in the Doan Brook Stream Clean up, picking up trash and invasive garlic mustard along the watershed.
March 2015: In support of World Water Day, Biology seniors Erin Kezele and Katelyn Stewart volunteered for the Alliance of the Great Lakes Adopt a Beach program, providing information on water pollution at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.
Congratulations to Biology majors Erin Kezele and Kateyn Stewart whose research posters were accepted to be presented at the 2015 Ohio Stormwater Management Conference. They will present two posters in May reporting their results from their investigation of Ursuline's campus lake and stream.
Congratulations to Biology major Margaret Janko for being accepted as a 2015 Teach for America Corps Scholar. Margaret plans to begin her pedagogical studies this summer and is tentatively scheduled to teach in Tulsa, OK.
Congratulations to Biology major Margaret Janko for completing an accelerated Ecology field course at The Ohio State University Stone Lab this summer. She donated her invertebrate specimen collection from her research to Ursuline College.
Thanks to the Biology students and faculty to helping restore our campus stream vegetation. More than 1000 trees and shrubs have been replanted to help stabilize the soils around our campus streams. The volunteer project was covered in Ursuline's VOICES.
Congratulations to Biology major Sharita Hill has been awarded the 2014 Woodrow Wilson Ohio Teaching Fellowship. Sharita will pursue her Master’s in Education at John Carroll University in the fall of 2014. Sharita's comments on recieving this honor can been seen in Ursuline's VOICES.