Biology Coffee Hour

Fall 2017 Biology Coffee Hour

Once or twice each month from 10:00 a.m. to 10:50 in Science 106, all students majoring and/or minoring in a program in the Biological Sciences Department (BSD) are encouraged to attend the BSD Coffee Hour.  This is a time for coffee/tea, announcements, and dialogue in order to support you in exploring a career in Biology. Coffee and tea will be provided.

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Friday Sept. 8                                         (SC 106)

Welcome back & Fall Schedule

Come learn about the semester’s activities in the biology department – including an overview of Coffee Hours and Science speakers, how to get involved in research, and your friends’ summer accomplishments.


Friday Sept. 15 – Saturday, Sept. 16                              (Merry Lea)

Camping trip at Merry Lea!

All students are welcome to travel to Merry Lea on Friday night for a campfire meal, games, and a night hike.  Ecology & Evolution students will be camping overnight and doing some field investigations on Saturday, returning to campus by 3:00 p.m.  Upperclassmen are welcome to camp and return Sat. morning to campus (provide your own tent). RSVP required to Ryan Sensenig.


Saturday October 7, 1:00 – 2:30   p.m.                                                 (NC 17)

Homecoming Celebration – Marine Biology at Goshen College

Come join alumni, community members, and current students as we discuss the opportunities (past and present) in marine biology education at GC.


Friday November 17                                       (SC 106)

Fall Internship Presentation Extravaganza

Biology students who completed internships during the summer of 2017 will present their experiences. Come get ideas for planning your own career-altering internship.


Friday December 1st                                    (SC 106)

End of Semester Celebration

This event will be reserved for an end of the semester celebration.  More details to come…