Biology Student Groups

There are currently two active societies in the Department of Biological Sciences. If you are interested in joining up or want more information please follow these links.

Biology Undergraduate Students' Association - BUGS

We aim to provide a sense of community to biology undergraduate students to enrich the student experience academically and socially. We provide our members with free food, an exam bank, social events and many other services.

Email: bugs.uofm@gmail.com

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bugsuofm

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bugs_uofm

BUGS Executives

Jazzmin Cameron & Debbie Steinmann - Executive Heads - camero23@myumanitoba.ca & steinmad@myumanitoba.ca

Jake Ledochowski - Executive Assistant - ledochoj@myumanitoba.ca

Caila Kucheravy - Director of Finance - kucherac@myumanitoba.ca

Marissa Berard - Director of Student Services - berardm4@myumanitoba.ca

Jaime McNicholl - Director of Communications - mcnichoj@myumanitoba.ca

Maryse Gagne & Serena Phillips - Special Events Coordinator - gagnem35@myumanitoba.ca

Lauren Lafleche & Jess MacPherson - Outreach Coordinator - laflech3@myumanitoba.ca & macpher9@myumanitoba.ca

Biological Sciences Graduate Student Association - BSGSA

Biological Sciences Graduate Student Association

Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

December 22 – January 2: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Edward Jenkins, M.Sc. Defense: “Seabird dietary niche dynamics during breeding in coastal Newfoundland” — Tuesday, December 18 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Saeedeh Bani, PhD Proposal: “"The development and maintenance of migratory timing programs in a songbird"” — Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.