Quick links for your convenience: here is the Spring 2015 seminar series schedule. Want to register for the seminar course or join EvoS? Click here if you're an undergrad or click here if you're a grad student.
- Fall 2015 Undergraduate EvoS Course List
The complete list of EvoS courses can be found here. Undergraduate EvoS Courses Offered Fall 2015 Anthropology ANTH 242 Biology, Culture & Lifestyles Gary James ANTH 280F / BIOL 105 Evolution for Everyone TBA N – Social Science ANTH 333 Human Genetics David A Merriwether ANTH 334 Comp Aspects Human Growth Michael Little S – Wellness […]
Friday, April 3, 2015
- Help research & get to know your body fat percentage
Hey all, Would you like to help a fellow student in practicing taking anthropometric measures? For Science? I and a undergraduate student assistant (Simona) need practice in taking skin fold caliper measures to asses body fat percentage. Bonus: you get to know your body fat percentage in addition to helping us out! This is a […]
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
- Darwin Day 2015
Graduate students, Faculty, Alumni, & Staff Please join us in the EvoS office (Science 3 113) today (2/12/2015) from 4:30 to 6 pm for a birthday party in honor of Darwin. Undergraduates, Graduate students, Faculty, Alumni, & Staff Find the table in the union and sign the Darwin poster! The EvoS Fund Support EvoS with […]
Thursday, February 12, 2015
- Destress December
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
- Giving Tuesday!
Support what is arguably the boldest experiment in evolutionary training in higher education. #GivingTuesday The EvoS Fund Support EvoS with a tax-exempt donation! Small donations can help fund research and the EvoS seminar series. Larger donations can help us realize our vision at a more ambitious scale, through graduate fellowships, faculty positions, and the nationwide EvoS consortium. […]
Monday, December 1, 2014
- RA position available for an undergraduate project on scientific code development
An undergraduate project on scientific code development is available in Prof. Aleksey Kolmogorov’s group. His research focuses on adapting bio-inspired algorithms to solving complex Physics problems. An evolutionary algorithm implemented in the group’s MAISE package has already led to prediction and discovery of new materials. The current goal is to implement a neural network formalism […]
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
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For BU students, we offer undergraduate and graduate courses and certificate programs, research opportunities, and last but not least, a seminar series that brings a diversity of distinguished speakers to campus every semester.
For BU faculty, we provide a framework for interdisciplinary research collaboration, especially in our capacity as an Institute for Advanced Studies. Our seminar series also provides an opportunity for you to co-host visiting experts in your field.
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