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Chemists working on reusable battery redox reactions in the lab

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With 30+ undergraduate degrees and 20 graduate degrees, the college of science and its five academic departments offer many options to students who want to study science at Utah State University.

Science students and Math Advisor Linda Skabelund on the USU Quad

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The USU Life Sciences Building in Winter 2019

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The campaign to build a new Life Sciences Building at Utah State University

Every aspiring Aggie scientist, engineer, physician and teacher, along with those who dream of hundreds of other futures, enters Utah State University with the need for a solid foundation of science learning. Each student yearns for an academic environment that fuels curiosity, discovery and propels them toward life-enhancing, world-transforming opportunities.

USU's College of Science strives to fulfill these dreams by providing critical, gateway courses in biology, chemistry and other disciplines that enable students in all of the university's colleges to reach higher and achieve growing benchmarks of excellence. Read More



USU Biochemist Dr. Tianbiao 'Leo' Liu

Aggie Chemist Tianbiao 'Leo' Liu Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Award

Among the challenges of meeting energy demands of evolving portable devices, electric vehicles and alternative energy storage is developing a safe, affordable, high-energy density and high-power density battery technology alternative to existing...

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USU Observatory Welcomes Public Friday, April 26

The Utah State University Observatory opens its doors to the public Friday, April 26. All are invited to view Cache Valley’s night sky from the observatory telescope from 9-10:30 p.m. All ages are welcome and admission is free. “We invite the Cache Valley...

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Lance Seefeldt to Lead USU's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Utah State University professor Lance Seefeldt will head the university’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, announced Science Dean Maura Hagan April 15. Seefeldt assumes his new post July 1. Seefeldt succeeds Professor Alvan Hengge, who has...

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