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Washington and Lee University    
  Nov 21, 2017
2010-2011 University Catalog archived

Biology (BIOL)

Professors I’Anson, Cabe, Hurd, Simurda, Wielgus
Associate Professors Hamilton, Marsh
Assistant Professors Ayoub, Humston, Sharma, Watson
Instructor Winder

The department offers a Bachelor of Arts major and a Bachelor of Science major. Students contemplating either of these should, during the first term of their first year, register for MATH 101  and a laboratory science course in the biology or chemistry departments.

The Marine Science Education Consortium with the Duke University Marine Laboratory. This program makes it possible for W&L biology majors to spend Fall Term or Winter and Spring Terms at the Duke University Marine Laboratory in Beaufort, N.C. Usually this experience is during the junior or senior year. All credits successfully completed will apply toward the major in biology and the degree from Washington and Lee. See Marine Science Education  for more information.

Honors: An Honors Program in biology is offered for qualified students; see department head for details.