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Newsletter 2021

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Bio-Led Team Develops Cal Poly’s Saliva-Based COVID Testing Program

A faculty-developed, saliva-based COVID surveillance test and on-campus laboratory enable faster processing and provide students with a valuable Learn by Doing experience in the process.

Ken Hillers

Letter from the Chair

Ken Hillers reviews a year like no other in the history of Cal Poly Bio.

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Lab Cartoons Bring Smiles

During virtual learning, Ed Himelblau keeps labs alive through cartoons. 

Read about the bio lab cartoons ›


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Noise and Light Can Alter Bird Reproduction

Clint Francis' paper in Nature shows how noise and light pollution affect birds in North America.

Read more about the effects of noise and light pollution ›

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Ruttenberg Presents on Blue Economy

Learn about ocean resources on April 15 in Insights and Impact: An Alumni Speaker Series.

Read more about the speaker series ›


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