News from the Department of Biological Sciences There’s lots happening in the Department of Biological Sciences! Read our latest news stories. January 09, 2020 OPIOIDS: Will they untie us or unite us?Dr. Bryce Young Memorial Lecture December 02, 2019 Nudibranchs and the Salish SeaWWU student wins Murdock Poster Prize for research conducted at Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory November 04, 2019 Marine biology researchResearch at Rosario seeks to uncover causes of seagrass loss in the Salish Sea July 01, 2019 Seagrass researchBrothers receives grant from Murdock Trust for research on diseases threatening seagrasses May 29, 2019 2019 graduation weekendAcclaimed author and pastor Karl Haffner to speak for 2019 commencement April 04, 2019 Egg DropTeam R.I.P. Opportunity wins annual ASME Egg Drop competition January 23, 2019 Western Society of NaturalistsBiology graduate students attend regional conference September 20, 2018 Summer at the seaStudents explore the world of biology on the Salish Sea at Rosario August 01, 2018 Antarctic researchWWU faculty member studies invertebrates in Antarctica May 30, 2018 Whitewater raftingASWWU Outdoors brings students together for rafting on the White Salmon River 1 2 > Want to know more?Submit an info request.