Biology Student Outcomes

Publications

Brittany McCabe '14 is co-author (with M.L. Kuhlmann) of a paper titled  "Diet specialization in Octopus vulgaris at San Salvador, The Bahamas" currently in press in the journal Marine Ecology Progress Series.

John Stuligross '13 is co-author (with M.E. Allen) of a review titled "A Cautionary Tale of Damage to the Public Health from Miscommunication and Willful Misunderstanding" in the Journal of Microbiology and Biology Education Vol 14, Issue 2.

Research Awards and Grants

Brittany McCabe '14 was awarded the Frank G. Brooks Platform Presentation Award at the Tri-Beta Biological Honor Society NE-1 Regional Convention, College of Mount Saint Vincent, Riverdale, NY.

Brittany McCabe '14 was awarded a Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid-of-Research of $400 for her senior thesis research on octopus prey selection. The field research was conducted at San Salvador, The Bahamas.

Research Presentations

Brittany McCabe '14 presented a talk titled "Prey selection by Octopus vulgaris at San Salvador, The Bahamas: Do individuals specialize?" at the Bahamas Natural History Conference in Nassau ,The Bahamas (with M.L. Kuhlmann).

Brittany McCabe '14 presented a talk titled "Prey selection by Octopus vulgaris at San Salvador, The Bahamas: Do individuals specialize?" at the Biological Honor Society NE-1 Regional Convention, College of Mount Saint Vincent, Riverdale, NY (with M.L. Kuhlmann).

Our students interned at:

The Delaware-Otsego Audobon Society, Oneonta, NY

The Bottlenose Dolphin Research Institute, Sardinia Island, Italy

Keller Army Hospital in West Point, NY

Tthe University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX

Cusuco National Park, Honduras

The Academy of Natural Sciences & The Philadelphia Zoo, Philadelphia, PA.

The Robert Ridell State Park, NY

Quality Control Management at Brewery Ommegang, Cooperstown, NY

Graduate/Professional School Placements

John Stuligross '13 is pursing a Masters degree in Public Health at University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.

Eryn Niblick '13 is enrolled in the Ph.D. program at University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, TX

Chad Seaman '13 is enrolled in the Masters program in Biology at Drexel University.

Michael Itgen '13 is enrolled in the Masters program in systematics at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Grace Mele '14 is enrolled at the New York Institute of Technology, College of Osteopathic Medicine, LI, NY.

Kayla Murphy '14 is enrolled in the Graduate Program in the Biomedical Sciences at Drexel University.

Aaron Griffing '14 is enrolled in the Masters program in Biology at Villanova University.

Our graduates are employed at:

The Field Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of Chicago

Southeastern Louisiana University

Mens Health Boston

New York Blood Center, Brooklyn, NY

The Department of Dermatopatholgoy at Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR