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The Department of Biological Sciences provides an environment that fosters academic growth and professional development at both the undergraduate and graduate level. In addition to our academic programs, we encourage participation in student groups within Biological Sciences. Follow the links in the menu on the left for more information. Students looking for employment in Biological Sciences should also check the new positions for current listings.

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Important Dates

November 13 – November 16: 2018 Fall Term Break (No classes)

November 19: Fall Term Classes Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) Deadline

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Scott Malotka, PhD Proposal: “Evolutionary ecology of echinostome trematodes from North America: Examining the factors that influence the diversification and transmission of freshwater parasites” — Tuesday, November 20 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Angela Young, MSc Defense: “Anadromy versus non-anadromy in the Canadian Arctic: variation in the lake ecology and life history of two allopatric Arctic Charr (Salvelinus alpinus) populations in Cumberland Sound on South Baffin” — Thursday, November 22 at 1:30 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Dr. Peter Bubenik — Friday, November 23 at 3 p.m..

General seminar: Dr. Christopher Lortie — Friday, November 30 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.