Posted: October 7, 2016
The Department of Plant Biology and the School of Integrative Biology will receive an estimated $1.2 million from the U.S. Department of Education over the next three years to assist excellent graduate students who demonstrate financial need and plan to pursue the highest degree available in their course of study at their institution.
Posted: August 25, 2016
A GLAM GAMES camper (left) makes an adjustment as she 3D prints an object.
By Elizabeth Innes,
As its name implies, during the 2016 edition of GLAM (Girls Learning About Materials) G.A.M.E.S. camp, 19 high school girls did just that. From July 10th–16th, the girls learned about a wide variety of materials, ranging from...
Posted: August 15, 2016
By Joey Figueroa
Look no further than your favorite location-based smartphone app, and you’ll see the vast potential for students in geography and geographic information science. This field of study in LAS just got stronger with the recent launch of a Professional Science Master’s program that melds training in both geographic...
Posted: August 5, 2016
Upon the recommendation of the Committee on Commencement and with the support of Interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson, the Graduate College will pilot a campuswide hooding ceremony on Saturday, December 10, 2016. The event will take place from 10:30 a.m. – noon in Foellinger Great Hall in the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.
Posted: July 27, 2016
By Emily Luce
The lack of diversity among biomedical professionals working in industry and academia is a problem. Dr. Jodi Flaws and Dr. Romana Nowak are taking steps to address that problem.
Dr. Flaws, a professor of comparative biosciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine, and Dr. Romana Nowak, a professor of animal sciences, launched the...