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Hampden-Sydney College

Four letter SEA-PHAGES code: HMSD

Location: Hampden-Sydney, VA USA

Website: http://www.hsc.edu/

Joined SEA-PHAGES: Cohort 4 (started in 2011)

Buddy school: James Madison University

Term type: None

Total SEA-PHAGES sections taught: 7

Total SEA-PHAGES students: 53

Hampden-Sydney College joined the SEA in 2011 as an Associate member of Cohort IV.

SEA-PHAGES Faculty

Primary Faculty Contact

Other Faculty Members

No other faculty yet

Legal Contact

Dr. W. Mike McDermott
Dean of the Faculty
wmcdermott@hsc.edu
434-223-6112

Academic Terms

Fall 2019

Start: Aug 28, 2019, End: Dec 06, 2019

Sections in this Term

Fall Semester 2018

Start: Aug 27, 2018, End: Dec 07, 2018

In silicon work on M. smegmatis phages adopted form other SEA-PHAGES institutions.

Sections in this Term

Spring Semester 2018

Start: Jan 15, 2018, End: Apr 27, 2018

Taught as a hybrid class between students at Hampden-Sydney College and Bethune-Cookman University.

Sections in this Term

Fall Semester 2017

Start: Aug 21, 2017, End: Dec 06, 2017

We are offering SEA-PHAGES work on an independent study basis this term.

Sections in this Term

Fall Semester 2016

Start: Aug 24, 2016, End: Dec 07, 2016

This is an offering on Genomics and Bioinformatics where the students are doing the genomic annotation of a phage discovered over the summer by an independent student researcher.

Sections in this Term

Spring Semester 2015

Start: Jan 14, 2015, End: Apr 28, 2015

-2 students worked on bioinformatics work on an independent basis on a Bacillus phage isolated by my SEA-PHAGES class in the fell 2014 semester

Sections in this Term

Fall 2014

Start: Aug 27, 2014, End: Dec 09, 2014

There are 14 students in this Molecular and Cellular Biology class. The class meets twice a week for 80 minutes with a 150 minute lab period on the same afternoon as one of the classes. 80 minutes a week are devoted to lecture and 240 minutes per week to the SEA-PHAGES course.

Sections in this Term

Institution Addresses

Current Mailing Address

Michael Wolyniak

Hampden-Sydney College

P.O. Box 183

Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943

USA

Current Shipping Address

Michael Wolyniak

Hampden-Sydney College

Hampden-Sydney College

Gilmer Hall

275 Via Sacra

Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943

USA

Upcoming Events

12th Annual SEA Symposium CANCELLED

June 5, 2020 to June 7, 2020

Recent Events

Students Complete Spring Semester PITS Survey [Semester Schools]

May 8, 2020

Submit Genome Annotations for Quality Control

May 1, 2020