The Department of Biology has been proud to showcase our undergraduate’s research at the John Koeppe Undergraduate Honors Research Symposium since 1985.

This symposium is held twice a year – in early November during the fall semester and in early April during the spring semester.  BIOL 692H students give an oral presentation/defense of their research for their Senior Honors Thesis in Biology. Biology majors/2nd majors may choose to do their senior honors thesis in either the fall or spring semester of their senior year.  Dr Amy Shaub Maddox ( is our Biology Honors Director. Upcoming symposium dates are listed below.  These events are free and open to the public!

Spring 2020  Koeppe Biology Undergraduate Honors Symposium (Dr Amy Shaub Maddox, Spring Semester Director) will be held in Coker 215 – dates TBA.

Fall 2019 Koeppe Biology Undergraduate Honors Symposium– Tuesday, November 5, 2019 in Coker 215. (Agenda)