The College of Biological Sciences administers a suite of enrichment programs for life science undergraduates at UC Davis.

The image on this page provides basic information about each of these programs. Click the links above to obtain additional information about these opportunities.

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Congratulations!

EEOP Upper Division Students Present Research and Win Awards at ABRCMS 2016

EEOP Upper Division Students at ABRCMS Conference in Tampa, FL 2016

EEOP Upper Division Students presented their research at the ABRCMS Conference in Tampa, FL 2016

Congratulations to Cassandra Rios, Don Nguyen, Kevin Hinojosa (award winners!), Rudy Gallegos, David Berrios, Allison Gabbert, Foxy Robinson, Aaron Gouw, Jocelyn Alvarado, Sassan Suarez, and Natalie Sahabandu for their outstanding poster presentations at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) in Tampa, FL!

Jessica West Wins Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

Jessica West recieving the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

Jessica West recieving the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research from Dr. Ken Burtis, Acting Provost.

Congratulations to Jessica West (BUSP, BUSP-Honors, & BSHARP/MARC alumna), recipient of the 2016 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research! Jessica conducted research in Dr. Joanna Chui's lab in the Department of Entomology and Nematology. Jessica also has been awarded the College of Biological Sciences Medal and a citation for Outstanding Performance in Research. Jessica is graduating this June and will be moving to Cornell for graduate school in biochemistry.

Past BUSP student recipients of the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research include Brenda Marin-Rodriguez (2013) and Elaine Garcia (2011).

Congratulations, Class of 2016!!!

Three BUSP Graduates, Class of 2016

EkaterinaTangog, Amanda Cruz, and Tiani Calip celebrate their graduation! Photo credit Elbert M. Tangog.

We are very proud of all of our graduating seniors! Good luck on your future endeavors! And please keep in touch!

Donald Nguyen and Sassan Suarez Awarded HHMI EXROP Fellowships

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Donald Nguyen

Donlad Nguyen and Sassan Suarez (BUSP, BUSP-Honors, & BSHARP/MARC students) are participating in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Exceptional Research Opportunities Program (EXROP) this summer. Donald will be conducting research on the Zika Virus at UCSF, and Sassan will be conducting neuroscience research at the Baylor College of Medicine.

Cassandra Rios Going to The Jackson Laboratory

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Cassandra Rios

Congratulations to Cassandra (BUSP, BUSP-Honors &CURE student), who will be participating in the Jackson Laboratory Summer Student Program!

Jocelyn Alvarado Awarded Fellowship at U of Texas

Congratulations Jocelyn! Jocelyn (BUSP, BUSP-Honors, & BSHARP/MARC student) will participate in the Microbiology Summer Undergraduate Research Program at the University of Texas at Houston this summer.

Ji Won Kim Spending the Summer at Duke

Ji Won (BUSP & BUSP-Honors student) will be participating in the Duke Skin Disease Research Center (SDRC) Mentored Research Fellowship Program for Undergraduate Students this summer. Congratulations, Ji Won!