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Archive for May, 2011

Holding Out Hope

Saturday, May 28th, 2011

Holding Out Hope: A tenacious scientist’s quest for the causes of Lou Gehrig’s disease David Stauth terra Magazine Doctors do not know for sure what causes ALS. They don’t know how to slow its progression. They certainly don’t know how to cure it. Researchers debate among themselves and trade theories in science literature. Dedicated doctors, […]

Scholarship Awards Ceremony and Dessert

Friday, May 27th, 2011

On May 26th, 2011 Scholarship Recipients in the College of Science were celebrated at the Annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony and Dessert event held at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center. The following students were recognized:   Biochemistry and Biophysics Biel, Justin: Donald L. MacDonald Scholarship Brar, Anantnoor: Ray, Frances, and Dale Cripps Student Support Fund Crotty, […]

Lionfish Outcompete the Natives on Coral Reefs

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

To get more information about the F.A.  Gilfillan Memorial Award Lecturer Mark Hixon and his research on Lionfish, please read Nick Houtman’s story Lionfish Outcompete the Natives on Coral Reefs in terra magazine.