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Researchers head to the classroom to make headlines

A new competition has been launched to help school children understand how the latest research becomes headline news.

Rewrite the Headlines, working with schools throughout Scotland, aims to help young people better understand what research is and how it gets translated from specialised areas to the media. 366 more words

Announcements

MY KIDNAPPERS WERE UNDERGRADUATES -VICTIM

A property consultant and resident of Lekki, Kenneth Beregha, narrates his experience in the hands of a gang of kidnappers to BAYO AKINLOYE

When and where were you kidnapped? 1,618 more words

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Mitacs Globalink Projects

I received notice a few days ago that both of the project proposals that I submitted to the 2016 Mitacs Globalink program have been approved. 1,030 more words

Computer Science

Ragweed flower anatomy and updates from the field!

Today we got rained out from our regular day of field work, so I thought I would post an update!

All the ragweed plants seem to have finally passed peak male and female flowering Рdata collection was pretty crazy for awhile. 403 more words

Ambrosia Artemisiifolia

Darbeheshti named ESSC director

Maryam Darbeheshti, advisor and assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has accepted the position of director of the Engineering Student Services Center (ESSC). Maryam will be responsible for improving the quality and uniformity of services offered to our students as we expand the ESSC with two new CTT/advisor hires this fall. Congratulations, Maryam!

News

Undergraduates, you cannot do it all!

I asked the summer undergraduates in our group what they were going to do outside of class and research this coming fall. One is an officer in one of the big festivals. 374 more words

Undergraduates

Do all of your undergrads know what grad school is?

How many undergrads in your department want to go to grad school?

Do all of them know what grad school is about?

Are there any students who might benefit greatly from grad school but aren’t even aware of the option? 316 more words