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Augustine ('95, '97) to speak on 'The Rise of the Health Data Scientist'

08/31/2015

Brady Augustine (BS '95; MS '97), President of Aggressive Analytics, Inc. and a leader in health systems operations and improvement will be on campus to speak on "The Rise of the Health Data Scientist."

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Department of Natural Resources produces video showcasing COSAM’s effort to reintroduce the eastern indigo snake to its natural habitat in south Alabama

08/24/2015

Auburn University is coordinating an effort to reestablish the eastern indigo snake in its native habitat in south Alabama. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources produced a video about the project.

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Marie W. Wooten Memorial Run set for Sept. 19

08/24/2015

The 5th annual Marie W. Wooten Memorial Run will be held Saturday, Sept. 19.

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COSAM alumnus receives H. Moren Fuller Award

08/24/2015

Dr. Calvin McCulloh has received the 2015 H. Moren Fuller Award, given by the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Dentistry Alumni Association.

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New faculty members join COSAM

08/24/2015

Several new faculty members join the departments within the College of Sciences and Mathematics.

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COSAM professors awarded NSF grant for Cubesat project

08/24/2015

University faculty members J-M Wersinger and Mike Fogle of the Department of Physics, along with Daniel Harris of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Saad Biaz of the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, and collaborators from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, received an award from the National Science Foundation in the amount of $893,873 to support a Cubesat project, “Collaborative Research: CubeSat: Observing Terrestrial Gamma-ray Flash (TGF) Beams With A Pair Of CubeSats.”

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Albrecht and Huang part of AMSTI team awarded $390,000 grant

08/24/2015

Alabama Mathematics, Science, and Technology Initiative (AMSTI), Mathematics and Science Partnership has been awarded a grant in the amount of $390,000 by the Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE).

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McInnis accepts position as lecturer with Columbus State University

08/19/2015

Ms. Elizabeth McInnis has accepted a position as a lecturer in the Department of Mathematics at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia.

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Nwaeze accepts position with Tuskegee University

08/19/2015

Mr. Eze Nwaeze has accepted a tenure track assistant position in the Department of Mathematics at Tuskegee University.

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Prestigious Graduate Student Award

08/13/2015

Daniel Smith will be receiving a prestigious graduate student award from the ACS Division of Computers in Chemistry at the meeting in Boston: http://www.acscomp.org/awards/chemical-computing-group-excellence-award Congratulations Daniel!

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PASS Mentoring Program Application Deadline September 4th

08/11/2015

PASS Mentors and Mentees Needed Mentors engage with freshmen students in various short-term mentoring opportunities to encourage college and career aspirations.

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Guanqun Cao is awarded a Simons Travel Grant

08/10/2015

Dr. Guanqun Cao is awarded a Simons Travel Grant of amount $35,000 over a five-year period starting September 1, 2015.

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Auburn University scientists release indigo snakes into Conecuh National Forest

08/03/2015

Scientists from the Auburn University Museum of Natural History and the Natural Heritage Program released nine threatened indigo snakes into Conecuh National Forest in south Alabama on July 24.

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COSAM mourns the loss of Sam Simmons

08/03/2015

Longtime COSAM supporter and alumnus William Samuel Simmons was born on March 4, 1936, in Monroeville, Ala., and passed away July 10, 2015.

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Alumnus Spotlight: Dr. Michael Davis Fox

08/03/2015

Dr. Michael Fox, pre-med biology ’83, is the medical director of Jacksonville Center for Reproductive Medicine in Jacksonville, Fla.

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