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1. Andrew Christlieb named Academic Leadership Program Fellow

Andrew Christlieb, chair of the MSU Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering and an MSU Foundation Professor, is among five MSU faculty members and academic administrators recently named 2017-18 Fellows in the Academic Leadership Program of the Big Ten Academic Alliance.

Tags: Award, Faculty, STEM education
2. Melanie Cooper awarded honorary doctorate of science

Melanie M.Cooper, an MSU Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education, was awarded an honorary doctorate of science by the University of South Florida.

Tags: Award, Faculty, STEM education, Research, Teaching
3. First graduate fellowship in CMSE department established by MSU alumnus

Michigan State has announced a $500,000 graduate fellowship endowment to the Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE) from MSU alumnus Raymond Ginther and his wife.

Tags: Philanthropy, Computation, Research, Students, STEM education
4. STEM Educational Alliance fall meeting marks four years of improving STEM education at MSU

The MSU STEM Educational Alliance recently held its fall meeting and reception earlier this month, an occasion which marks the beginning of the fourth year of this organization devoted to improving STEM education at MSU.

Tags: Event, Teaching, STEM education
5. MSU Ph.D. student to receive University Distinguished Fellowship

David Bowers, an incoming Ph.D. student in Michigan State University’s Program in Mathematics Education (PRIME), has been named the Blake and Mary Krueger University Distinguished Fellow for 2016-17.

Tags: Award, Philanthropy, STEM education, Teaching
6. Bosch, Bosch Community Fund award grants to MSU's CoRe Experience, STEM Success programs

Bosch and the Bosch Community Fund have continued their support of Michigan State University with $200,000 in grants for the university’s Engineering CoRe Experience and a $70,000 grant to support the university’s STEM Success program.

Tags: Award, Students, STEM education
7. MSU hosts international math education conference

More than 500 scholars and educators will be at Michigan State University Nov. 5-8 for the 37th annual conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, North American chapter (PME-NA).

Tags: Event, STEM education
8. MSU scholars challenge colleges to reform STEM learning

America’s colleges and universities need to transform not only how but what they teach in introductory science courses, a group of scholars from Michigan State University argues in Science magazine.

Tags: STEM education, Teaching
9. MSU chemistry courses improve learning, save students money

A Michigan State introductory chemistry course, "Chemistry, Life, the Universe and Everything," is helping students better understand important chemistry concepts and save money on text books and study guides.

Tags: STEM education, Students, Teaching, NSF
10. MSU STEM educator invested as Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education

Michigan State University science education professor Joseph Krajcik was formally invested as a Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education on Sept. 30.

Tags: Award, Faculty, STEM education, Teaching

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