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UWindsor undergraduates sweep provincial biology competition

UWindsor students won five of the 11 awards on offer at Ontario Biology Day.

UWindsor scientists organize international conservation symposium

PhD candidate Christine Madliger and her supervisor, biology professor Oliver P. Love, organized the symposium Physiology in changing landscapes: an integrative perspective for conservation biology, to challenge biological scientists to try new techniques when researching how organisms are responding to changes in the environment.

Bio-diversity key to lowering impact of farm pests, posits biologist

A free public seminar Friday will explore whether increasing biodiversity on farmlands reduces the impact of insect pests on crop yield.

Stress of predation not healthy for bugs, scientist says

Predation may have a negative effect even on individual insects who escape their pursuers.

Lecture to assess benefits and concerns arising from GMO foods

A lecture Wednesday will discuss the development of genetically modified foodstuffs.

Fellowship recognizes professor’s research on Inuit fisheries

Professor Aaron Fisk has been named a 2015 Pew Marine Fellow to support his work to develop an Arctic fisheries research program.

BioArt cabaret brings art to life—and life to art

Students showed off their interdisciplinary creations December 10 at the BioArt Bouffant cabaret.

Getting here is more than half the battle for invasive species, study finds

Researcher Farah Chan has found that the shorter the voyage, the more invaders survive a cross-oceanic trip.

UWindsor research leaders honoured by the Royal Society of Canada

Faculty of Law professor William E. Conklin received the highest honour in Canadian academia recently when he was named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.

Grants provide seed funding for cancer researchers

UWindsor researchers William Crosby, Maher El-Masri and Alioune Ngom received Seeds4Hope grants for their work to fight cancer.