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New MSNT - PP Program

02/06/2018

A new Pre-Professional (Pre-Health) Non-Thesis Master's Program in Biological Sciences is available!

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Alumni spotlight: Dr. Paul Glisson

01/26/2018

College of Sciences and Mathematics alumnus Dr. Paul Glisson is a physician who regularly interacts with large groups of medical professionals and staff, and actively works toward making a difference in the lives of his patients. He does this by ensuring quality metrics in the healthcare system are met and conform to federal regulations. He is the chief medical officer at Baptist Health Care in Pensacola, Fla., and as such, Dr. Glisson must exercise exceptional communication and negotiation skills. An essential part of his job requires a high “EQ.” While “IQ” is a measure of intellect, EQ calls for a high degree of “emotional intelligence.” Essentially, Dr. Glisson’s job is to read people.

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Chris Rodger to give a keynote lecture

01/25/2018

Chris Rodger to give a keynote lecture at the 4th Annual Kliakhandler Conference - Graph Decompositions at Michigan Tech on August 9-11, 2018.

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Graduate student turns class assignment into high-impact journal article

01/25/2018

Ryan Weaver, a doctoral candidate in biological sciences, led a team of Auburn University and Universidade de São Paulo scientists in a project where they turned a class assignment into a published research article. The research, published in Nature Communications, demonstrates that when it comes to bird feathers, beauty isn’t just skin deep.

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Oeding selected for the Provost’s External Residential Fellowship for Fall 2018.

01/23/2018

Dr. Luke Oeding has been selected for the Provost’s External Residential Fellowship for Fall 2018. He has been invited to participate (as a visiting research professor) in a semester-long program at the Institute of Mathematics of Polish Academy of Sciences (IMPAN) in Warsaw.

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Dr. Italo Raony Costa Lima accepts a job with Facebook

01/18/2018

Dr. Italo Raony Costa Lima has accepted a job with Facebook as a Data Scientist.

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Ms. Theresa Baren is selected to be the recipient of the 2017 Andrew C. Connor Memorial Award

01/18/2018

Ms. Theresa Baren, judged to be the most creative undergraduate student enrolled in math classes, is selected to be the recipient of the 2017 Andrew C. Connor Memorial Award

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Salako accepts a three-year postdoc position in the Department of Mathematics at Ohio State University

01/09/2018

Salako accepts a three-year postdoc position in the Department of Mathematics at Ohio State University

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