Departmental and Building Facilities
Space has been allocated within the Center for Natural Science for a greenhouse. This
greenhouse houses a collection of plants utilized in the botany and General Biology
courses as well as faculty research.
A research grade microscope with the capability of differential- interference contrast
microscopy that is equipped with an automatic camera.
Nikon Eclipse 600
An interference phase contrast and fluorescence microscope designed for physiological
Typical Preparation Rooms
Scanning Electron Microscope
A JEOL 5800LV Scanning Electron Microscope is available for use by all departments
in the Center for Natural Science.
A microscope primarily used in teaching that displays an image on a television screen
of material viewed through the microscope. This is used often in courses such as Histology,
Invertebrate Zoology, and General Biology.
Wild Dissecting Microscope
A research grade microscope for sample preparation and digital pictures of macroscopic