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Published: 05/02/2024

Congratulations to the various 2024 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF-GRFP) awardees and honorable mentions from the Department of Biology! 

The NSF GRFP recognizes and supports outstanding graduate...Read more

Published: 04/15/2024

Biology Teaching Professor Alison Crowe was awarded an inaugural "Dissemination of Arabidopsis Knowledge" award by the North American Arabidopsis Steering Committee for her exemplary ability to support learning...Read more

Published: 04/15/2024

Undergraduate student Abby Burtner was featured in a profile about her undergraduate research experiences published by the UW Undergraduate Academic Affairs. Abby's first research opportunity at the UW was...Read more

Published: 04/15/2024

Biology undergraduate student Dania Ahmed was honored as a 2024 Goldwater Scholar by the Goldwater Foundation. The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program was created to encourage...Read more

Published: 04/09/2024

Jennifer Nemhauser, UW Biology professor, was elected to a six-year term on the International Plant Growth Substances Association Governing Council. The IPGSA...Read more

Published: 04/09/2024

The UW Biology Greenhouse was featured in two articles in the Winter 2024 edition of the Arboretum Foundation's Bulletin. The first article features lovely photos of the Greenhouse captured by...Read more

Published: 04/03/2024

Adam Leaché, UW Biology Professor, has been awarded a Fulbright US Scholarship. Fulbright Scholar awards provide unique opportunities for scholars to teach and conduct research abroad. With the scholarship, Leaché...Read more

Published: 03/07/2024

UW Biology Professor Adam Summers was featured in a UW News article on openVertebrate, or oVert, a five-year collaborative project among 18 institutions to create 3D...Read more

Published: 03/07/2024

Professor Emerita Estella Leopold passed away on February 25, 2024, at the age of 97. KUOW published a story on her legacy.


Seattle scientist and conservationist Estella...Read more