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

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Barret-Hamilton Memorial Lecture - Dr. Ari Friedlaender: “Seeing below the surface: using new technoogies to study foraging behavior of baleen whales around the world” — Thursday, October 25 at 7 p.m., Moot Court Robson Hall.

General seminar: Barret Hamilton Dept Lecture - Dr. Ari Friedlaender: “Under pressure: the recovery of humpback whales in the face of a rapidly changing Antarctic” — Friday, October 26 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar — Friday, November 2 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Iain McGaw — Friday, November 9 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.