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Even with its small size, the College of Biological Sciences covers a lot of ground, academically and physically, focusing on ecology, biology, and other life sciences. The college has several field stations and opportunities for students to conduct research in faculty labs and outdoors.
Apr. 29, 2015
A professor is working with a new technology that is subject to a dispute on patent rights.
 
Apr. 29, 2015
U researchers found that variability of plant growth over time can be caused by human-induced changes to biodiversity.
Feb. 18, 2015
The University is requesting $4 million from the state to build a new conservatory to house rare plants on the St. Paul campus.
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  • Elizabeth Smith
Feb. 02, 2015
Valery Forbes will begin work as the new dean of the College of Biological Sciences in July.
Jan. 29, 2015
Pending regents approval, Valery Forbes will begin work this summer.
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  • Liz Anderson
Dec. 10, 2014
The four people in the running to lead the college all recently made their pitches on campus.
Nov. 10, 2014
University researchers led a collaborative effort between 10 universities.
Oct. 22, 2014
As scientists struggle to break down their work, classes aim to help their communication skills.
Sep. 22, 2014
The college has found success in “cluster hiring” to fill staff voids in new research fields.
Sep. 18, 2014
The college has found success in “cluster hiring” to fill staff voids in new research fields.
May. 28, 2014
President Kaler’s budget for next year axes more than 100 top leadership positions.
Apr. 17, 2014
Thomas Hays will serve as interim dean; a replacement will be appointed by 2015.
Mar. 03, 2014
The president also discussed Jerry Kill’s contract and development around the U.
Feb. 11, 2014
CBS and CFANS may share faculty, facilities and other resources.
Feb. 05, 2014
After a task force advised against combining the colleges, the University announced it will keep them separate.

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