Welcome to the homepage for the Department of Biology at Providence College. We hope this site will offer a glimpse into the many opportunities we offer for students to explore their passions in the biological and life sciences, including our focus areas of bioinformatics, ecology and evolutionary biology, molecular biology, conservation, marine biology, bioethics, cancer biology, bioimaging, neuroscience, organismal biomechanics, and physiology.
To Die or Not to Die: The Genetics of Programmed Cell Death in YeastFr. Nic Austriaco O. P. (Providence College)Thursday, January 21, 4:30pm in Al Mag 137
Assessing Water Quality in Streams using Biological IndicatorsDr. Anne Kuhn (U.S. E.P.A.)Thursday, February 25, 4:30pm in Al Mag 137
Effects of Early Life Stress on Glutamate Receptor Development: Primed for Anxiety?Dr. Heather Brenhouse (Northeastern University)Tuesday, March 15, 4:30pm in Al Mag 137
Life & Death Decisions in Yeast via Genetic and Epigenetic MechanismsDr. Marc Meneghini (University of Toronto)Hosted by the Sigma Xi Scientific Research SocietyThursday, April 7, 4:30pm, in Al Mag 137