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Biology at Aquinas College

Student Profiles

student and poster Student Profiles: Avery Wagner
Avery Wagner was awarded honorable mention at the Michigan brand of the American Society for Microbiology Conference at Lake Superior State University for her poster presentation at the conference. Out of 21 graduate and undergraduate posters, Wagner's was judged to be fourth best. The judges said that it was not just the science she had done that the judges admired, but her ability to translate that science to the audience. Congratulations, Avery!


student headshotStudent Profile: Azra Fazil
With a double major in Biology and Spanish, and a minor in German, Azra Fazil '16 appears to have a lot on her plate. But that has not stopped her from taking advantage of the great opportunities presented to her during her time at Aquinas. >Read more


Why do students like Aquinas?

  • Small Class Sizes:   
    • Personal Attention
    • You'll know your classmates
    • Freedom to ask questions
    • Hands-on lab experiences
  • Faculty Availability
    • Faculty teach their own labs
    • Help available outside of class
    • Advice on curriculum and career options
    • Meaningful recommendation letters
  • Opportunities for research:
    • Medical: Van Andel Institute
    • Industrial: Amway Corporation
    • Environmental: Pierce Cedar Creek Institute
    • On-campus: Mohler/Thompson Program​