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Biology at Western offers research-intensive, thesis-based graduate training at the Masters' and Doctoral levels. We study life from a variety of perspectives including ecology and evolution, molecular and cellular biology, and physiology and biochemistry. We offer a stimulating and collegial training environment, world class facilities, guaranteed funding to students in good academic standing throughout their normal program duration, and high-profile research opportunities overseen by internationally-recognized faculty. 

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Doctoral Defense Public Lectures

Everett Edward Hanna (Supervisors: Scott Petrie and Beth MacDougall-Shackleton) will defend his thesis entitled: “Autumn Foraging and Staging Ecology of Eastern Population Sandhill Cranes (Antigone canadensis tabida)

Friday, June 23, 2017 11:00 a.m. Biological and Geological Sciences Building, Room 0153

All are welcome to attend this public lecture.