Two Graduate Scholarship

Opportunities Offered for

2015-2016 Academic Year

Application period now open for Zobell and Piette Scholarships. Deadline for applications is Friday, March 6, 2015. Read more...    



Ascending Juniors and Seniors: 

Application Period Now Open

for College of Science 2015-16


Applicants must be junior or senior in 2015-16 academic year with science major. Deadline for completed applications is Friday, March 6, 2015.  Read more...    


Aggie Scientists Present to 

Legislators at Undergrad

Research Day on Utah's

Capitol Hill

Elliot Corless, Shari Duarte, Ryan Hirschi, Mark Stoll and Trevor Williams selected to represent USU and the College of Science during opening week of Utah's 2015 legislative session.  Read more...    



Small World, After All: 

Uintah Basin Aggies Address

Antibiotic Health Crisis

Lianna Etchberger leads first-year biology students in global research effort. Read more...    




USU's Newly Launched 'ARTsySTEM' Receives Nat'l Endowment for the Arts Grant

Biology professor Nancy Huntly, director of the USU Ecology Center, and USU Dept. of Art + Design faculty member Mark Lee Koven lead campus-wide, interdisciplinary initiative to integrate art and science. Read more...    




Undergrad Research Fellows 

Kelby Peterson, Ben Pound

Awarded National SPS

Leadership Scholarships

USU Physics students two of only 16 scholars selected nationwide to receive Society of Physics Students' top academic scholarships. Read more...    




Utah's Great Gallery Rock Art 

Younger than Expected,

say USU Scientists

Geologists Joel Pederson, Tammy Rittenour and alum Melissa Jackson Chapot '10 publish in Proceedings of the National Academy of SciencesRead more...    Also reported in The Salt Lake Tribune and KSL-TV News.




USU Synthetic Spider Silk Lab 

Awarded $1.9M in Dept. of

Energy Funds

Biology professor Randy Lewis and team to explore use of spider silk for more fuel-efficient vehicles. Read more...   




"At a Glance":

News from USU's

College of Science

"Express News": Building plans and other highlights from USU's College of Science. Read more...

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