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Tuesday, April 23, 2019


Dean’s Research Awards Highlight COSAM Research and Achievements

“The Dean’s Research Awards program is an opportunity for us to celebrate the forefront research being conducted by faculty and students including work at the graduate and undergraduate levels,” said Dean Nicholas J. Giordano. “At this year’s program, I was proud to showcase research published in Science by faculty, graduate students that have spoken at national conferences and an undergraduate student whose research work has garnered an award from the American Chemical Society.”

Learn more about this year’s Dean’s Research Awards.


COSAM’s Office of Human Resources Hosts Administration Appreciation Brunch

“This is an important opportunity to appreciate our employees,” explained COSAM’s Senior Manager for Human Resources, Stephanie C. Woodley. “COSAM values all of its employees and we want to thank them for all that they do.”

See how COSAM kicked off Employee Appreciation Week.


Auburn Offers Valuable Resources to Support Career Development

All Auburn University employees are eligible to participate in a program to receive external mentoring and career development resources as an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity. Read about these valuable free tools.


Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry’s Students are Celebrated at Annual Awards Banquet

“This annual event is an important opportunity to recognize the significant contributions our students make and to showcase scholarships that will help our students succeed,” said Dr. Curtis Shannon, Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Check out the impressive array of undergraduate and graduate students that were recognized at this annual event.


Auburn Inspires Faculty with New Leach Science Center – Enhancing Research Efforts

Dr. Greg Hartwell is anticipating the opening of the new Leach Science Center Addition since faculty and students will be conveniently located in the same facility. “Having everyone together will lead to more face-to-face contact between faculty and students, which will naturally enhance our research efforts.” Find out how this new space will make an impact on COSAM's research


COSAM Senior Finds Passion for Pediatrics

“You meet teachers who just care so much about what they do and what they study and what they research, but also care so much about students and training up the next generation who will carry that research on and train the younger generation as well,” JC said. Learn about this terrific COSAM senior who is passionate about helping others.

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