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The Biological Sciences Seminars are now available for viewing. The presentations have been transcribed and the transcriptions with PowerPoints are available online.
Donor Impact Report now available.

Student Achievements

Congratulations to our Chico State Biology Graduate and Undergrad Students on their amazing achievements!
Candice Sawyer presented a research poster, Brood Parasitism in Anas platyrhynchos in agricultural nesting sites, at The Wildlife Society-Western Section Annual Meeting, Reno, NV (with Raymond J. Bogiatto, David M. Keller, and Donald G. Miller), 2017.

Irene Lona presented a research poster, Landing rate of the walnut twig beetle, Pityophthorus juglandis, on two western North American walnut species, Juglans californica and J. major at The Wildlife Society-Western Section Annual Meeting, Reno, NV (with Donald G. Miller, Colleen Hatfield, Richard C. Rosecrance, and Steven J. Seybold), 2017.

Badri Ghimire presented a research poster, Does deer browsing affect Tamalia galling aphid populations on manzanita (Arctostaphylos sp.) host plants? The Wildlife Society-Western Section Annual Meeting, Reno, NV (with Donald G. Miller), 2017.
Dylan Stompe
Dylan Stompe was awarded a $12,000 scholarship from the Northern California Water Association that funds his thesis work “Sacramento River predation rates among native and non-native predatory species"
Nick Balfour
Nick Balfour was awarded a $2,500 scholarship to attend a 5-week summer program at Friday Harbor Laboratories that provides rigorous training in fish swimming physiology and kinematics.
Nick Balfour, Dylan Stompe and Linda Drobatz
Linda Drobatz (right) received a $1,250 COAST grant (Council on Ocean Affairs Science and Technology) to fund the research she is doing Dr. Amanda Banet's lab.