About the BGSS

We are a collection of nerdy biology grad students who put on some pretty awesome events, feel free to join us!

Co-Presidents: Adrian Forsynthe & Oliver Wearing

Co-Secretary: Tamara Fuciarelli & Nicole McFarlane

Treasurer: Katy Perry 

Grad Academic Representatives: Greg Korfanty, Nicole McFarlane, & Christine West

Undergrad Academic Representatives: Soren Coulson, Greg Korfanty, & Lauren Tiller

Seminar Co-ordinator: Greg Korfanty

Communications Coordinator: Catie Ivy 

Promotions and Graphic Designer: Brittney Borowiec

Events Coordinators: Angela Fufeng, Ish Jain, Nick Luymes, Morgan Piczak, & Prabha Rupasinghe

Biology Graduate Research Day Coordinators: Angela Fufeng, Himeshi Samarasinghe, & Man You

Intramural Sports Coordinators: Tamara Fuciarelli & Nick Luymes

All Biology graduate students are sent email reminders about meetings, so feel free to come out!

Interested in being a part of the BGSS? Contact us! (macbgss@gmail.com)


Recent Posts

Nov. 20-24, 2017!

Hey Biology! This week learn about kin recognition in plants with Alexandra in the Dudley lab post, and don’t forget to check out all of the exciting seminars and events this week!

Tuesday (Nov. 21) – @ 4pm Vox Physiologica will be happening in LSB 213A!

Wednesday (Nov. 22) – @ 3:30pm Dr. Roger Melko (U Waterloo) will be presenting at the Physics and Astronomy Colloquium on “Machine learning, the many-body problem” in ABB 102! Learn more about this presentation here!

Thursday (Nov. 23) – @ 4pm the Biology departmental seminar series will be happening in HSC 1A4! Be sure to keep an eye on your emails to learn more!

ALSO exciting Holly Frolic NEWS! Holly Frolic will be happening on Dec. 16th at 7:30pm! Tickets are $15 for students, which can be bought off of a BGSS member (cash only) or purchased online; please let us know what you will be having for dinner here!

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