Hello All!

We, Biology Graduate Student Society (BGSS), would like to invite all grad students to Pizza in the Park, this Friday the 20th. We will have pizza, pop, juice, and water, which will all be free!

Additionally, there will be games available, such as soccer and badminton. Please RSVP us by replying to the email we sent. Hope to see you all there!


Biology Graduate Student Society (BGSS)
Department of Biology
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1

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3 Minute Thesis Competition!

The 3MT competition is happening this week!

Heats 1-4 are held on March 13th and heats 5&6 are held on March 14th in the Concert Hall in LR Wilson Hall.

The final heat will take place on March 14th at 2:00pm.

Good luck to everyone participating, including fellow Biology graduate students Shane Taylor, Shawn Hercules, Sulayman Lyons, Sarah Sandor, and Zachery Dickson!!!

For more information visit the McMaster SGS 3MT page.

GRD 2019

Welcome back and Happy New Year!

This year’s Graduate Research Day is fast approaching! Please attend and participate February 21, 2019 to see all of the fantastic graduate work being done in Biology and to see keynote speaker Dr. Renée St. Onge!

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We encourage you to submit your abstracts for the opportunity to present your work as a poster, 10-12 minute talk, or 3 minute thesis. Applications can be submitted via this online form by midnight January 18!

Hope to see you there and we encourage you to submit an abstract!

Biology Welcome Party!

We’re Back!!

To celebrate the start of a new school year and to welcome our new students the BGSS is hosting a Biology Welcome Party!

Grad students, faculty, and staff are invited to join us at the Phoenix Bar and Grill on Friday, October 19, 2018 (that’s tomorrow!!) at 4:00pm for food and drinks!

We hope to see you there and stay tuned for exciting updates to come!