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Alumna, Clara Leopard, Becomes Rhode Scholar

Recent Zoology alumna, Clara Lepard, is a recipient of the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship to pursue a doctorate at the University of Oxford.

Jeanette McGuire Recognized for Teaching Excellence

Jeanette McGuire, is a recipient of the 2017 College of Natural Science Teaching Prize.

MSU Students, Alumna Named Finalist for Mitchell, Rhodes Scholarships

Clara Lepard, an Honors College alumna who earned a degree in zoology in 2017 is a finalist for the Rhodes Scholarship. The Rhodes Trust, the oldest of the major international competitive award foundations, provides 32 of the most outstanding undergraduates in the country an opportunity to study at the University of Oxford in England. 

Paige Barnes: The Challenge of Choosing a Major

Zoology major, Paige Barnes, struggled to choose her major. She explains how she developed a sense of direction from participating in hands-on opportunities.

Heather Seaman: An Invaluable Internship

This past summer Zoology major, Heather Seaman, had the chance to be a sea turtle nesting season intern at Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach, Florida. She recounts the experience and how it has validated her future research career.