2014 Homecoming

Alumni and friends of the Biology Department have several chances to meet up this year

Amy Stillwell Graiff W&M '01 and friend at a previous homecoming receptionHomecoming Update: 

To read about Homecoming 2014 and see photos from the Open House, read the Nov., 2014 story "Back to Biology -- Homecoming 2014"

Below is a schedule for Biology Department events scheduled for this year's Homecoming. Alumni who are Biology majors, minors, and those who are otherwise friends of the department are welcome to join meeting each other and some of our current students and faculty. 

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

4:00pm Homecoming Seminar (Laura Romano, WM'93 Denison University), Andrews 101 

5:00-6:00pm Reception & Pizza Party for current Biology students, faculty, alumni and guests, Andrews 101

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

3:00pm  - 4:30 pm Personalized Lab tours  This year we're trying something new--you are encouraged to schedule a personalized lab tour with selected faculty members. Tours are open to any who contact the faculty member you're interested in meeting with directly by Wednesday, October 15. These biologists are eager to hear from you! Contact information is found in the table below. 

Faculty Lab/Research Email 
William Buchser Neurosciences [[wjbuchser]]

Dan Cristol

Ornithology [[dacris]]
Harmony Dalgleish  Tour of campus chestnuts [[hjdalgleish]]
Norm Fashing Entomology [[njfash]]
Shantá Hinton Molecular cell biology [[sdhinton]]

Oliver Kerscher

Molecular genetics [[opkers]]

Drew LaMar

Mathematical biology [[mdlama]]
Matthias Leu  Conservation biology [[mleu]]
Helen Murphy Evolutionary biology and genetics [[hamurphy]]

Margaret Saha

Molecular genetics and development [[mssaha]]

Matthew Wawersik

Cellular and developmental genetics [[mjwawe]]

Patty Jackson

Millington Greenhouse No appointment needed, all welcome!

4:30pm – 5:30pm Homecoming Parade

Saturday, Oct 18, 2014

10:00am – noon Biology Reception & Research Exhibits, Integrated Science Center (ISC - 1) Third Floor Lobby and Room 3020

Reception with beer, wine, juice, light refreshments with attending faculty (Room 3020), posters, displays, and selected open labs. Visit with the Biology Department before the game!

Read more about college-wide events at alumni association's William and Mary's Homecoming page.