Biology Virtual Alumni Reunion

Join the Department of Biology for a Virtual Alumni Reunion on Friday, March 25th at 12pm CT via Zoom. Connect with former professors, classmates, and other UMD alumni. Hear about what is new in the department, and share some of your favorite memories. Let’s build a community of people who understand the value of biological science education.

Friday, March 25 | 12:00-1:30pm CT



  • Virtual event with Biology faculty and alumni.
  • Join via Zoom for a short faculty presentation and open discussion with guests.
  • Stay for as long (or short) as you can!
  • The virtual reunion is a casual event designed for guests to get to know one another. 
  • RSVP now for the event on Friday, March 25th at 12pm (CT).

The Biology Department is now on Facebook and Instagram! Follow us and join the conversation. Questions about this virtual reunion? Contact Alumni Relations staff at [email protected].

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View list of attending faculty

The following faculty will be in attendance to join in discussion with alumni and guests:

  • Paul Bates, Assistant Professor
  • Donn Branstrator, Professor
  • Mark Clark, Professor
  • Timothy Craig, Professor
  • John Dahl, Associate Professor
  • Huai (Howard) Deng, Assistant Professor
  • Julie Etterson, Department Head and Professor
  • Briana Gross, Associate Department Head and Associate Professor
  • Amanda Grusz, Assistant Director and Director of Olga Lakela Herbarium
  • Dustin Haines, Assistant Professor
  • Thomas Hrabik, Professor
  • Jennifer Liang, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
  • Allen Mensinger, Professor
  • Ronald Moen, Associate Professor
  • Katie Nemeth, Assistant Professor
  • Mark Osadjan, Assistant Professor
  • Ted Ozersky, Associate Professor
  • Jessica Savage, Assistant Professor
  • Cody Sheik, Assistant Professor
  • Jessica Sieber, Assistant Professor
  • Shannon Stevenson, Assistant Professor
  • Jared Strasburg, Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies