pictured from left to right: Eavan Donovan, Eliza Jaeger, Nicholas Ide, Lian Kirit Limperis, Yasmin Ramadan

March 25, 2021
This year's winners of the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) have been announced, and they include four Biology PhD students who were offered awards, as well as one Biology PhD student who received an Honorable Mention. 

Brent Stockwell is pictured.

January 22, 2021
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city is investing $38 million in new biotech research and development centers at four institutions, including Columbia University, in an effort to transform New York City into the “public health capital of the world.”

Composite photo of seven graduate student prize winners
June 26, 2020 - 11:15am

The Department of Biological Sciences is proud to present its annual awards and prizes this year to seven graduate students in recognition of their stellar academic achievements and service to their community.

Portrait photograph of Dr. Laura Duvall
June 15, 2020 - 10:15am

Dr. Laura Duvall is one of ten scientists to receive this year’s Beckman Young Investigator Award. 

photo of Maria Antonietta  Tosches
May 28, 2020 - 4:45pm

Dr. Maria Antonietta Tosches has received the McKnight Scholar Award, a competitive award granted by the McKnight Foundation to assistant professors in neuroscience.

Joshua Choe, Thomas Li, and Sohil Patel are pictured
May 21, 2020 - 4:30pm

This year's Bridges and Sturtevant Prize for most outstanding research in Biological Sciences by graduating seniors is being awarded to 3 students: Joshua Choe, Thomas Li, & Sohil Patel.


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