The NMSU Biology Department with the support of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is increasing persistence in science by nurturing students’ interest in science and providing support for them to succeed in their majors.This is accomplished by:

  • enhancing NMSU biology courses to incorporate a research-based component,
  • by providing in and out of classroom support to students through peer instructors and peer advisers, and
  • by offering undergraduate research opportunities.


Upcoming Events

August 4, 2017: NMSU-HHMI Junior Research Scholars Poster Session, August 4, 2017, 4-5 pm, Corbett Center, Ballroom West.


Biology Seminar Speaker Series Fall 2017, 4-5 pm, Foster Hall 231

August 24, 2017: Biology Safety Seminar, Amanda Luna

October 12, 2017: Jonas King, Mississippi State University

October 26, 2017: Lab Standard Safety Refresher

November 2, 2017: Brian Millsap, NMSU: “How to shred an eagle…”

November 9, 2017: Stephen Dobson, University of Kentucky