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Dr. John Smallwood with an American Kestrel

John Smallwood, Biology, Elected American Ornithological Society Fellow

The American Ornithological Society (AOS), the most prestigious professional society in the discipline, chooses Fellows based on their exceptional and sustained contributions to ornithology.

Chemistry Professor receives NIH R15 Grant

Dr. Jinshan Gao received a 3 year, $356,609 grant for the project, "Characterization and enrichment of glycoprotein/glycan via multi-functional free radical reagents"

PSEG ISS Program Receives NSF-INCLUDES Award

Sustainability Teams Empower and Amplify Membership in STEM (S-TEAMS) named 1 of 27 new NSF INCLUDES awards which aim to enhance U.S. science and engineering enterprise.

MSU and Princeton researchers receive 1 million NSF grant to investigate methods to detect and circumvent Internet censorship systems.

The collaborative NSF award is for 3 years totaling $1,040,850 titled, "A Linguistically‐Informed Approach for Measuring and Circumventing Internet Censorship."

Apply to be a CMS Scholar

The Creativity in Mathematics and Science Program funded by the NSF is accepting applications for their first cohort of scholars.

Helping STEM Pioneers Succeed

An interdisciplinary team led by Dr. Dirk Vanderklein (Biology) and funded by the National Science Foundation's Education Dept. seek to help first generation students succeed in STEM majors. Others on the project include Nina Goodey (Chemistry), Joshua Galster (EAES) and Julie Dalley (Research Academy for University Learning)

The ASBMB Student Chapters welcome Quinn Vega as its new chairman

The ASBMB Student Chapters is devoted to building a national network of undergraduate students and faculty members for the advancement of research, education and science outreach.

CSAM Faculty Validate EPA's Hackensack River Contamination

Dr. Michael Kruge, EAES and Dr. Kevin Olsen, Chemistry, studied sediment samples collected by the EPA from the Hackensack River that indicate the riverbed is laced for 22 miles with a toxic cocktail made up of dozens of contaminants, from its mouth in Newark Bay up to the Oradell Reservoir. Wochit

US Department of Energy Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI)

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) Program is now accepting applications for the 2017 Spring Term. Applications are due October 7, 2016 at 5:00 PM ET.

Dr. Dave Rotella named ACS Fellow

The American Chemical Society has named 57 members as ACS Fellows. The new fellows will be feted at the society’s fall national meeting in Philadelphia this August.