COSAM Today is a newsletter that provides alumni and friends of the Auburn University College of Sciences and Mathematics, or COSAM, with a smart way to stay on top of the latest news and updates from the college.

Tuesday, February 05, 2019


Message from Dean Giordano - February 2019

Tiger Giving Day is an opportunity for everyone to unite to make a difference in COSAM. Learn more about the two projects that COSAM is supporting in this message from Dean Giordano.


Inside COSAM Labs – Joanna Sztuba-Solinska – Elucidating the Mystery of Viral Long Non-Coding RNAs

Dr. Sztuba-Solinska is on the frontline of the new RNA-centric technologies involved in this kind of research. She has published one of only two papers that used SHAPE-MaP, a new method that allows researchers to probe the structure of any RNA of interest inside the living cells or within viral particle. Go inside her lab and find out more about her research


Dr. Anne E. V. Gorden and Dr. Paul A. Cobine Share Award-Winning Work at New COSAM Lecture Series

Learn more about a new COSAM lecture series that highlights award-winning faculty. Check out the first event featuring Dr. Anne E. V. Gorden and Dr. Paul A. Cobine.


Love of Outdoors Leads Alabama Native to Geology Degree

Learn about Tristan Orndorff who won the "Outstanding Junior" award in Geosciences and plans to attend graduate school at Auburn University pursuing Paleoenvironmental Science. Read more about this exceptional COSAM senior


More Than 1,700 Students Put the 'A' in COSAM

“It’s so important that we recognize the hard work our students put in each and every day,” said Student Advisor Meredith Jones. “By taking the time to thank more than 1,700 students, COSAM is emphasizing not only the importance of achieving high grades, but how important students are in this college.” Find out more about these 1,785 students that put the 'A' in COSAM.

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