Six courses traveled to tropical field stations in February

Fifty-seven students joined their Cornell professors for courses in the Bahamas and Belize during block 6. Cornell courses have traveled to the Gerace Research Center in the Bahamas for years, and 2013 marked the third annual trip to a field station in Latin America. Read More

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Research on ornate box turtles in Iowa  


Rain forest fruit fly wing comparisons  


Entomology class visits local prairie  


Block 1 Wilderness Term in northern Minnesota  


Fire coral research in The Bahamas  


Assisting with Operation Walk in El Salvador  


Tropical plant/insect research in Ecuador  


Collecting bromeliads for study in Florida  


Tracking wolves and lynx in Minnesota  


Department of Biology

Biology is best learned by doing, and Cornell's One Course At A Time schedule allows us to immerse ourselves in our work, both in the field and the lab.  We also provide a range of summer research and independent study opportunities that have led to many recent awards, scholarships, and publications.