Biology Department Receives Grant for New Lab Equipment

The Biology Department received a grant of more than $218,000 from the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust to purchase teaching laboratory equipment to update laboratories for students pursuing health careers.  Funds will be used to purchase organ, muscle and skeletal models, a new Laminar Flow hood, BIOPAC modular units and other equipment designed to enhance learning.  Assisting biology faculty with rewriting laboratory experiments and lab manuals will be student Britney Roberts.