Biology Programs

Biology is offered as both a major and a minor

Related interdisciplinary programs include:

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New: Phage Hunting Research Experience for First-Year Students.

Student-Faculty Research

Students with Prof. Nikki Shariat’s research lab collect river samples from creeks around Gettysburg for bacterial testing. #gburgpod

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Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute

The Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute at Gettysburg College (X-SIG) was established to help our community of students be research readyresearch active and research connected.  Find out more

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Student-Faculty Research

Madison StrineMadison Strine ’18 receives prestigious Goldwater Scholarship, with all four nominees honored by foundation

For the first time in Gettysburg history, all four nominees for the Goldwater Scholarship were recognized by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation. Madison Strine ’18, a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology major and Spanish minor, was awarded the scholarship, and Elizabeth Burton ’18, Breanna Titchen ’18, and Richard Gawel ’18 received honorable mentions.

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