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College of Science Newsletter Archive

Read past newsletters prepared by our College of Science staff for Science students, faculty, and staff since our first newsletter in fall 2017.

Fall Semester is Fast Approaching - Faculty and Staff Newsletter

August 2018

RSVP for the Fall 2018 College of Science Retreat, Meet Elizabeth Christensen and Christianna Miles, Congratulations to Dr. Diane Alston for her appointment to Head of Biology, and to our new faculty and staff members...

Fall Semester is Fast Approaching - Student Newsletter

August 2018

Visit the Science Council at Day on the Quad, Meet the 2018-2019 Student Representatives, Volunteer at Science Unwrapped this fall, and explore our "Powers of 10" series, enter the #ScienceSummerUSU contest before September 1st...

Summer Updates: New Associate Deans

July 2018

Starting this month, Dr. Michelle Baker will serve as Associate Dean for Research and Faculty and Dr. Sean Johnson will serve as Associate Dean for Graduate Studies.Dr. Baker is currently a professor in our Department of Biology, where she teaches general and ecosystem ecology. Her research focuses on...

Science Summer Photo Contest

June 2018

This summer, we invite you to submit photos of your scientific adventures and projects. To enter the photo contest, use #ScienceSummerUSU on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, or submit via email to science@usu.edu . We're selecting two winners each month through August to...

Spring 2018 Discovery Magazine

May 2018

The Spring 2018 issue of the College of Science's Alumni and Friends magazine, Discovery , is now available to read online. In celebration of USU's Year of the Arts, stories in this issue highlight the crossroads of science and art at USU. We invite you to read about exciting current events...

John and Lindy Hall Career Talk

April 2018

Physicist John Hall, and his wife and educator Lindy Hall, share career insights they've gathered from careers in STEM fields. Dr. Hall, a 2005 Nobel Prize Laureate, will also share highlights of his research in laser technology and relativity. All are welcome. Join in for great career advice.

College of Science Minigrants

March 2018

Each year ten minigrants are awarded to undergraduate students that apply for the grant. The award period will be for one semester: Summer 2018, Fall 2018, or Spring 2019. Includes a stipend and is only open to students with a declared major in the College of Science.

2018-2019 Scholarships Open

February 2018

Aggie Scientists, here are your important dates, deadlines, and reminders for the Spring 2018 semester: 2018 College of Science scholarship applications are now open to ascending junior and senior science majors with a cumulative GPA of 3.7 or higher. Deadline for applications is Friday...

Season's Greetings From Our CoS Team

December 2017

Aggie Scientists and Friends, thank you for a great semester! We hope you enjoy your well-deserved break and have a lovely holiday season. From your colleagues and friends in the office of the USU College of Science.


Four Billion Years of Fun In The Sun

November 2017

Join students, staff, and faculty for "Four Billion Years of Fun in The Sun," the second Science Snack Chat of 2017, this Friday, Nov. 10. Biochemist Bern Kohler from The Ohio State University is our featured speaker. His talk will focus on his academic path and the exciting research his group...

College of Science Week 2017

October 2017

The Utah State University community is invited to enjoy brain-energizing fun as USU’s College of Science Student Council hosts ‘Science Week’ Nov. 6-10. “We invite all Aggies to channel their ‘inner scientist’ and join us in some great activities,” says Travis Dowdle, USU Science Senator...