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COSAM Graduation Marshal pursues career teaching science and sparking excitement through community outreach

Grant Wilkinson

04/27/2021

“As an undergraduate student at Auburn University, I personally saw how my passion for science can inspire others through K-12 outreach,” Grant Wilkinson said.

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What do Godzilla, Ethan Hunt and Flash Gordon have in common?

04/27/2021



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‘Spring into Science’ offers children access to science discovery

Spring into Science

04/27/2021

Around 70 children in grades first through fifth recently had the opportunity to experience science first-hand at “Spring into Science,” an event hosted by the Auburn chapter of Graduate Women in Science (GWIS).

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Vulcan Materials supports student scholarships

04/27/2021

Vulcan Materials Company recently donated $5,000 to the College of Sciences and Mathematics (COSAM) at Auburn University. For more than 20 years, Vulcan has generously donated for an annual academic scholarship for COSAM students in the Department of Geosciences. Several representatives from Vulcan met with Department of Geosciences Chair, Dr. Ming-kuo Lee and made a formal donation from the Company Foundation.

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DMS first-year graduate student Roman Vasquez places 3rd in STEM category of Student Research Symposium

04/23/2021

DMS first-year graduate student Roman Vasquez (“Bipartite graphs and line segments defined by sets”) has placed 3rd in the STEM category of the Student Research Symposium that was held earlier this month. Congratulations, Roman!

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COSAM hosts informational session for new genetics major

COSAM Genetics

04/19/2021

“Genetics is the key to basic knowledge and new discoveries,” explained Beth Schwartz, associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences.

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McMeen receives Andrew C. Connor Memorial Award for 2020-21

04/15/2021

Michael McMeen has been selected as the recipient of the Andrew C. Connor Memorial Award for the 2020-21 academic year. This scholarship is awarded to the most creative undergraduate student enrolled in Mathematics courses.    Michael, congratulations on this award!

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DMS announces Nane as Kraska Award winner

04/14/2021

Dr. Erkan Nane has been selected as the recipient of the Marie Kraska Award for the Excellence in Teaching for 2021-22.

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DMS thanks Kraska for ongoing support

04/14/2021

Thanks to Dr. Marie Kraska for her continued support that helps reward excellent teaching in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

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DMS announces winners of Dr. J. Earl Perry Endowed Summer Graduate Award for 2021

04/13/2021

Jared DeLeo, Yuexin Li, and Victoria Nnyaba win 2021 Dr. J. Earl Perry Endowed Summer Graduate Award.   Congratulations Jared, Yuexin, and Victoria!

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ConnectingCOSAM: Tips from a graduate student in the Department of Physics for the GDE

Thomas Deskins

04/13/2021

Thomas Deskins, a graduate student in the Department of Physics, offers advice for other students preparing to take the Graduate Doctoral Exam (GDE). Each year, new graduate students prepare to take the GDE and below are helpful tips for COSAM students starting their journey. 

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Auburn University's Marine Biology Club

Marine Biology Club

04/13/2021

For Auburn University students that have an interest in the ocean and marine life, no matter your major, Marine Biology Club President Avery Von Eiff invites you to join the Marine Biology Club.

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Jordan Harshman participates in webinar for the American Chemical Society

ACS Webinar

04/13/2021

Jordan Harshman, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, will be part of a panel for a webinar by the American Chemical Society titled, "Preparing Students for Collaborative Work Beyond Graduation" occurring on Thursday, April 15 at 2 p.m. EST.

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Auburn University to host 44th SIAM Southeastern Atlantic Section Conference (SIAM-SEAS), September 18-19, 2021

04/05/2021

For complete information please click on http://auburn.edu/cosam/siam/index.htm

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Hoang receives Jack Brown Endowed Faculty Award for 2021 - 2023

04/02/2021

Dr. Thi-Thao-Phuong Hoang is the recipient of the Jack Brown Endowed Faculty Award for the period 2021 - 2023.    Congratulations, Phuong!

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