What our students have to say...
I was originally an Animal Science major on the pre-veterinary track. After taking my first class in the MMG department, I was hooked, and immediately I couldn’t wait to take more MMG courses. During my sophomore year, I decided to double major in both Animal Science and Microbiology. This was the best decision I made while at UVM. The MMG courses are challenging, however the support provided makes them not only possible to complete successfully, but also fun. Because MMG is a relatively a small department, the students all immediately become life-long friends, and the faculty knew us all by name within weeks. I can’t say enough about the department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics – the advising, guidance, and friends I gained will make me a better person and professional into graduate school and beyond.
Melissa (Microbiology), graduated 2013