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, April 30, 2019


More Than 200 COSAM Students Recognized for Outstanding Achievements

“I am proud that COSAM honored more than 200 students for their hard work and dedication in pursuing the study of sciences and mathematics at this year’s ceremony,” explained Dean Nicholas J. Giordano. Learn more about the students celebrated and watch a short video of the ceremony.


COSAM Student Awarded President’s Medal

“I am extremely honored and humbled to receive the President's Medal,” Kevin said. “I absolutely did not expect to be selected above all of my peers in COSAM for this honor. I know many students who are just as deserving, but I am extremely excited to be selected nonetheless.” Read about this honor


COSAM Faculty Focus - COSAM Lecturer Makes a Difference to Non-STEM Majors

“I think it is absolutely imperative that we help our graduate teaching assistants grow and develop,” Dr. Stone said. “By helping them be the best teachers possible, we are ultimately helping all of our students get the best education.” Find out more about how Dr. Jennifer Stone makes a difference at COSAM.


Dean’s Leadership Council Has Fun Touring SCORE Facility

The Dean's Leadership Council is a network of alumni and friends who believe in enhancing and promoting the sciences and mathematics mission of the college. The members visited the center, which is located inside Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum, and received first-hand experience working with the center’s robots, drones and 3D printers. Check out the photos and learn more about what these council members did during their tour.


COSAM Students Earn Valuable Experience in Dominican Republic

“I thought it was a really good fit for our students because of the shadowing piece, plus the service piece, which is really important to students applying to medical school, and just getting them out of their comfort zones,” Crider said, adding that there are plans to make the trip an annual opportunity. See how COSAM students spent time abroad learning from medical professionals.


Dance Marathon President Works Hard Through COSAM

Auburn University junior Jack Schwartz has recently been nominated as president of one of the university’s largest fundraisers of the year – Auburn University Dance Marathon. Learn more about this inspirational student.

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