When Jahi Mendes registered for Dr. Karmen Lenz’s early British literature course, the last thing he expected to see on the syllabus was a heart dissection.
renten Williams, who graduates May 8 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, is the President’s Scholar for the Class of 2018. Each year, a graduating senior is chosen by MGA’s Honors, Awards and Graduation Committee, with the approval of the University president, to be the President’s Scholar based on her or his outstanding academic record, involvement in campus and/or community service activities, and demonstration of characteristics indicating the promise of a successful future.
Trenten Williams of Bonaire, a Middle Georgia State University (MGA) senior graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Biology, has been chosen the President’s Scholar for the Class of 2018.
He was one of more than 30 MGA students recognized at the 2018 Honors Convocation for their academic achievements.
Biology major Theresa Lasal, a member of MGA’s new women’s cross-country team, is pursuing a military medical career focused on helping amputee soldiers and vets. Read more about Theresa’s and her long-term goals here.
You’ve probably heard of the sugar substitute called Stevia. Dr. Pushpa Yadav, assistant professor of Biology, and some of her students have been conducting tissue culture research on this natural, zero-calorie sugar plant.
An Air Force veteran who served in Afghanistan, Biology major Edwin Yu is now pursuing a career in dentistry.
Dr. Laura Dyer, assistant professor of Biology at Middle Georgia State University, has received a short-term visiting scholarship from the American Association of Anatomists (AAA) to study how a single episode of binge drinking in the first trimester of pregnancy affects the development of the fetal heart.
A trip to the Galapagos Islands is scheduled for June 7-17, 2016.