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Faculty in the College of Biological Sciences conduct research on a broad range of subjects, from molecules to ecosystems, and make discoveries that improve human health, restore the environment, provide new sources of renewable energy and enhance agriculture. Here you will find a collection of news, features and opportunities for and about CBS faculty.

Dean's note - January 2023

Welcome back! I hope you had a chance to recharge over winter break. As we embark on what promises to be a busy spring semester, I have a few brief updates to share.

Dean's note - December 2022

The end of the year is fast approaching and I want to take a moment to express gratitude for all your great work this semester. The dedication and day-to-day efforts of the members of this community are what make all of this possible. Thank you!

Nature and nurture

Professor Marlene Zuk’s newest book dives in to the debate about what drives behavior.

Marlene Zuk

In her latest book, Marlene Zuk, illuminates how all our attributes, behavior or not, are shaped by both genes and the environment, in a complex way that defies a simple binary. She shared her thoughts on the topic as well as writing about science.