The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Information for Prospective Students

Interested in the Penn State MCIBS program? Please refer to the graduate program website.

If you have any questions for our current students, take a look at our officers page and contact any of us!

As a GSA, we have monthly lunch meetings where we plan scientific, social, career and professional events. 

Spring 2016 Events:

  • MCIBS+ Research Seminar (bi-weekly)
  • MCIBS Town Hall on February 18 at 12pm (with pizza!)
  • Happy hour with the Anthropology GSA
  • Postdoc Panel, with Dr. Robert McGinty (PSU), Dr. Lauren Chaby (Michigan), and Dr. Sarah Carnahan Craig (PSU) on March 28 at 10am (with breakfast!)


Examples of our past events:

  • Joint football tailgate with BMMB GSA
  • Hockey game
  • Higher Achievement Program, outreach event
  • Mini golf
  • Bowling