Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Stream field biology projects shared

Stream field biology projects shared

Kellen Stepler | Staff Writer 12/06/2018 Rivers and streams supply our drinking water, irrigate crops, provide recreational activities and house fish and other aquatic species. As a result, Duquesne students want to take care of their natural resources. So, the university’s stream field biology students researched streams and rivers in the area and presented their […]

Duquesne professor named as science society fellow

Duquesne professor named as science society fellow

Samantha Zapach | Staff Writer 12/06/2018 Duquesne University Professor John Pollock of the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences was recently named as one of the fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). AAAS is known as being one of the world’s largest science societies. According to its website, “The […]

Duquesne professor receives Presidential Award

Duquesne professor receives Presidential Award

Gabriella DiPietro | News Editor 7/09/2018 Oftentimes, the saying, “When it rains, it pours,” carries a negative connotation, but for this Duquesne professor, the saying implies quite the opposite since his recent recognition by the White House. John Pollock, a biological sciences professor in the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences since 2001, recently […]

Mass to honor late Duquesne University chemistry professor

Mass to honor late Duquesne University chemistry professor

Brandon Addeo | News Editor A longtime Duquesne science professor passed away unexpectedly earlier this week. Jeffry Madura, who taught chemistry and biochemistry in the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences for nearly 20 years, died March 14. He was 59. “Please join me in expressing sympathy to his family, friends, colleagues and students,” […]