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, July 16, 2019


Message from Dean Giordano – July 2019

During the summer months, COSAM instills a passion for science in students from elementary school all the way through incoming college freshmen. Learn more about our summer experiences in the July message from Dean Giordano.


Vincent Ortiz Named a Fellow of the American Chemical Society

“It is an honor to be included in such distinguished company,” said Dr. Ortiz. “The ACS Fellows provide a standard of accomplishment that inspires dedication to scientific inquiry and public service.” Learn more about this chemistry professor that is now a distinguished ACS Fellow


Students Study Abroad and Gain Experience with First Responders

Students participating in a study abroad experience in Seville, Spain, had an opportunity to work with first-responders in an emergency scenario. Learn more about this hands-on training for students.



Dr. Lorraine Wolf is highlighted for sharing her expertise about earthquakes. Read her answers to these important questions in this Experts Answers feature.

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