news

The latest news from the Department of Biology

October 6, 2013, 8:28 pm
Vivarium  Oct 2013
Facebook3Twitter0Google+0LinkedIn0

John Cossel Jr. was invited to help teach a course “Managing Amphibians in Captivity” to zookeepers and conservation biologist from Mesoamerica. The course took place in San Jose, Costa Rica and was attended by students/professionals from Mexico, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama and Ecuador. Dr. Cossel taught lessons on heating & lighting, and water quality;  he was able to highlight NNU’s own tropical rainforest vivarium (see attached photo).

Dr. Cossel was also invited to participate in a workshop that took place Sept. 19 – 24th aimed at creating “Strategies for the Conservation of Amphibians in Mesoamerica and the Caribbean”  The results of this workshop will inform research efforts in the region for many years to come.


Recent Articles

Crusader Choir & Orchestra presents “Great Hymns of our Faith”

April 20, 2015, 5:09 pm
MUSIC dept spr 2015 NNU’s Crusader Choir and Orchestra presents “Great Hymns of Our Faith” on…

Social Work students serve in San Francisco

April 20, 2015, 11:23 am
SW stu in San Francisco resized NNU professors Mark Maddix, LeAnn Stensgaard and Drey Campbell took a group…

You are invited to our Forensics Team Showcase tonight

April 20, 2015, 11:13 am
KELSEY K FORENSICS WINNER  4-20 NNU Forensics (Speech and Debate) Team Showcase is scheduled for this evening,…

Forty to Four, by Fred Fullerton and Julene Tegerstrand

April 13, 2015, 4:27 pm
The title of this article reads like a terribly lopsided sports score…

Search

  • Archive

  • Subscribe