Education + teaching

Think fast!

With only a few hours to complete their task, students put their creativity and critical thinking skills to the test developing biology-based solutions during the CBS Case Study Competition.

An eye toward inclusion

CBS hosts Inclusive Excellence Symposium to promote inclusive teaching and DEI efforts in the college.

A fresh look at how we teach sex and gender

New textbook updates the narrative around sex and gender to improve scientific accuracy and awareness of biological diversity for students.

Wick recognized for STEM education innovation

Longtime faculty member receives national award for her work developing a mentor network to promote evidence-based teaching.

Building communication into the curriculum

CBS enhances its Writing Enriched Curriculum with the aim to expand communication education across the college.

Bringing the outside in

Two Twin Cities area teachers gain critical experience at Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve through the Research Experience for Teachers program.

An eye on outcomes

Biology Teaching and Learning instructors pilot a new approach to supporting student success.

Gathering for a Purpose

Field trips return to Cedar Creek

The College’s field station welcomed back K-12 visitors after almost two years this fall. 

Fulfill an upper division elective requirement with prokaryotic genetics