College news

New artists-in-residence announced

Three local artists will take part in a new joint program between Cedar Creek and the CBS Conservatory.

Finding a visible variant

PingHsun Hsieh looks to structural variants to find potential observable trait differences in the genome.

From regeneration to final destination

The route damaged nerves take or don’t take after injury drives Adam Isabella’s inquiry.

Capturing the crossover

Lexy von Diezmann uses C. elegans to better understand genetic exchange during meiosis.

From populations to predictive models

Arslan Zaidi takes a computational and evolutionary approach to understanding genetics and disease.

Rewarding teaching excellence

Genetics, Cell Biology and Development faculty named among college’s best by CBS undergraduates.

A legacy of learning

Jan Norrander retired this fall after decades of service as a faculty member in Genetics, Cell Biology and Development.

Cultivating classroom creativity

Pu Wang brings a passion for discovery and new ways of thinking to the classroom.

Welcome to the real world

Emily Flynn joins the GCD faculty ranks with a focus on helping students translate classroom learning to their professional paths.

Metformin: a medical mystery

The discovery of a bacteria at a wastewater treatment plant ignited an investigative journey into the clinical mechanisms of a pharmaceutical used to treat diabetes.