Welcome to Genetics Club

This is an organization that provides students with opportunities to learn about current scientific research being conducted on campus. Genetics Club creates a social and academic environment for students to interact with others interested in the field of genetics.

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Genetics Club Details

Club Information

Genetics Club will meet on alternating Wednesdays starting Wednesday, September 4th. Meetings will be held in Carver 232. Generally, meetings include presentations by current Iowa State University research professors and graduate students.Elections for officer positions are held during the fall semester for the following academic year.

Membership Requirements

Membership is open to any currently enrolled ISU student who has an interest in genetics. Membership restrictions include undergraduate classification at Iowa State University. Students may become a member by paying dues (checks payable to Genetics Club) which help cover the cost of pizza and soda at meetings.

Undergraduate Genetics

Genetics is the study of heredity at various levels from molecules to populations. As a discipline, genetics occupies a pivotal position in modern biology; its understanding is essential for any serious student of life sciences. Outside of academia, genetics touches many everyday aspects of human life.


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Last Update: 01 September 2014

Meeting Schedule

September 1, 2014

Don't forget that Genetics Club will be at ClubFest this Wednesday, September 4th. Our first meeting will be on Wednesday, September 10th at 7pm in Carver 232.
The next meetings will be held on October 1st and October 15th (which will be the annual Cystic Fibrosis talk). Future meetings will be announced shortly

Welcome Back!

August 15, 2014

Welcome back to campus! I hope everybody had a nice summer!
Currently, the first Genetics Club meeting of the semester will be held on Wednesday, September 10th at 7pm in Carver 232. Subsequent meetings will be held every other Wednesday.

New Website!

August 15, 2014

Say hello to the new Genetics Club website! The minutia of the design itself is still being worked out, but it is functional.


August 15, 2014

This year Genetics Club will be participating in ClubFest. This even will be held on Wednesday, September 4th from 11 am - 4 pm in the Great Hall of the Memorial Union. We hope to see you there!

Meet the Genetics Club Officers

For any questions or suggestions please feel free to contact any of our officers.