Welcome to the 2019 issue of the College of Natural Science’s (NatSci) magazine, Connections! This publication features stories on cancer research at MSU, 40 years of the Charles Drew Science Scholars program, the making of a Rhodes Scholar, highlighting the journey of NatSci alum Clara Lepard, and a wrap up on MSU's Empower Extraordinary campaign, which ended December 31, 2018.
Welcome to the 2017-18 issue of the MSU College of Natural Science’s (NatSci) magazine, Connections. This year's publication features stories on the discoveries and successes of our astronomy program, a five-year retrospective on the NatSci Dean's Research Scholars program and how NatSci female faculty members are setting the "gold" standard of distinction and recognition in science and teaching as holders of endowed chairs and professorships.
Welcome to the 2016-17 issue of the College of Natural Science's magazine, Connections. This year's publication features a story on the transformation of introductory courses in chemistry, physics, biology and mathematics that promises to improve STEM teaching and learning to improve the persistence and success of a diverse group of students interested in pursuing STEM careers. Other stories highlight research related to vector-borne diseases such as Zika, denge and malaria; hydroecology research in the Arctic; and an alumni trip to Iceland, showcasing the "cream of the crop" of Iceland's volcanoes, geysers and glaciers.
Welcome to the 2015-16 of the College of Natural Science’s (NatSci) magazine, Connections. Feature stories include how researchers are "remodeling" research to further illuminate green energy viability, the creation of MSU Foundation professorships to help retain the best and brightest faculty members, the establishment of a new department--computational mathematics, science and engineering, and a capital campaign special section.