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December Meeting of the Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club

Dr. Ray Pavloski (Psychology) will discuss recent neural simulation research which attempts to explain how visual stimuli are represented in the brain.

Posted on 11/29/2016 12:56:34 PM

James H. Maple Scholarship Awarded, Cybersecurity Lab Dedicated

Four IUP students have been awarded a scholarship that honors a former IUP mathematics professor and co-founder of the IUP Computer Science Department, James H. Maple. A cybersecurity lab in the department has also been named in Maple’s honor.

Posted on 11/4/2016 2:45:43 PM

Science Inspires Series: Kenning to Present on Nanotechnology, Time, and Temperature

Gregory Kenning, Department of Physics, will end this semester’s SIS lectures on November 10 with a presentation on two sets of studies: understanding memory effects in materials, and the discovery of nanomagnetic electronics and an array of possible applications.

Posted on 11/4/2016 11:48:38 AM

NSM Dean’s Advancement Council Meeting Held

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics welcomed its Dean’s Advancement Council members back to campus for the fall meeting on October 21, 2016.

Posted on 10/28/2016 9:21:27 AM

Natural Sciences and Mathematics Alumnae Return to Speak to Students

Three alumni from the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics are returning to IUP on November 7, 2016, to speak to students on graduate school and employment opportunities.

Posted on 10/24/2016 1:25:45 PM

Advisory Board Meeting Held for Environmental Engineering Program

This past week, the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics welcomed back to campus advisory board members to discuss a proposed environmental engineering program.

Posted on 10/10/2016 11:53:58 AM

Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club Schedules October Meeting

All members of the IUP community are welcome to attend the next meeting of the Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club on Friday, October 14. Please join us for our discussion of topics related to neuroscience and behavior.

Posted on 10/9/2016 6:08:58 PM

Science Inspires Series, Distinguished Speaker Lecture Canceled

The Science Inspires Series Distinguished Speaker Lecture schedule for October 21, 2016, has been canceled.

Posted on 10/7/2016 9:32:30 AM

Physics Alumna Umbel to Give Colloquium Talk

Rachel Umbel will present “A discussion on various deposition techniques as applicable to the semiconductor field,” as part of the Physics Department’s colloquium series on September 30, 2016.

Posted on 9/28/2016 3:01:54 PM

Ice Cream Social for First-Year Natural Sciences and Mathematics Students

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics will host an ice cream social for its first-year students on Thursday, September 15, 2016, from 3:00 to 4:15 p.m. in the Weyandt Hall Lobby.

Posted on 9/12/2016 1:12:56 PM

IUP Recognized for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense

IUP’s redesignation as a national Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security was celebrated at a recent awards ceremony in Huntsville, Alabama. IUP is one of only six institutions in Pennsylvania and one of just 200 universities in the nation selected for this recognition.

Posted on 9/8/2016 3:47:57 PM

First 2016–17 Meeting of Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club

The first meeting of the Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club for 2016–17 will be held on Friday, September 9, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in 114 Uhler. Please join us for our monthly discussions of topics related to neuroscience and behavior.

Posted on 9/6/2016 1:34:23 PM

Science Inspires Series: Coles to Present on Mapping Mars September 15

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and IUP’s Chapter of Sigma Xi invite you to the first talk in this year’s Science Inspires Series: “Seeing Red: Mapping Mars to Understand its History” presented by Ken Coles. Coles, a professor in the Geoscience Department, coauthored the book The Atlas of Mars, which explores the geography, geology, and physical and chemical interactions of the surface with the atmosphere and interior of the red planet.

Posted on 9/2/2016 8:02:17 AM

High School Students Sharpen Critical Thinking Skills at IUP Summer Honors Program

College-bound high school students from across the country opened their minds through higher learning and critical thinking in the Summer Honors Program held July 10–23, 2016, at the Cook Honors College.

Posted on 7/28/2016 12:30:36 PM

RESS Program Announces 2016 Keynote Speaker

The Research Experiences for Summer Scholars’ keynote speaker will be Anne Jefferson, an associate professor in the Department of Geology at Kent State University, who will present “Stopping Stormwater: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Improving the Urban Environment” on Aug. 4.

Posted on 7/15/2016 8:44:03 PM

Lees to Kick Off Friday’s Petri Plate Pizza Session for RESS

The last seminar of the Research Experience for Summer Scholars (RESS) program kicks off at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, July 8, in 240 Weyandt Hall with Nicole Lees, an RESS scholar and IUP geoscience student. Nicole will present “Field Work at the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry.”

Posted on 7/6/2016 9:11:09 PM

Hanely Presents at RESS Petri Plate Pizza Session

The second seminar of the Research Experience for Summer Scholars (RESS) program took place Friday, June 24, in 240 Weyandt Hall, with a presentation from Derek Hanely, an RESS scholar and IUP applied mathematics major. Derek is working under the direction of Rachelle Bouchat during the 10-week summer program.  

Posted on 6/23/2016 2:59:29 PM

Nealen Conducts Neuroscience Peer Review Session with Elementary Students

As a review editor for Frontiers in Neuroscience, Paul Nealen (Biology) was invited to oversee the review of a Young Minds neuroscience article that described a novel use of oxytocin as a potential way to improve social facilitation in persons afflicted with autism or schizophrenia.

Posted on 6/9/2016 8:05:44 AM

2015–16 Science Skills Series Concludes with GCMS/NMR Workshop

Students gathered recently for the final Science Skills Series workshop of the spring 2016 term, during which they developed their skills in chemical instrumentation and critical analysis of data.

Posted on 4/25/2016 10:56:51 AM

Winners Announced for Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program

On April 4, 2016, the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics held its 11th annual Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program, showcasing more than 30 research projects by women students and faculty.

Posted on 4/13/2016 2:01:46 PM

Science Skills Series workshop on GCMS/NMR

This week, IUP students will again have the opportunity to participate in a free science skills workshop. The focus of this week's workshop is the use of the chemical analytical techniques of gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GCMS), and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR).

Posted on 4/12/2016 9:47:08 AM

Women in STEM 2016

The annual Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology program, hosted by the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, will be held Monday, April 4, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., in Weyandt Hall.

Posted on 4/1/2016 2:35:47 PM

Science Inspires Series: “Bacterial Resistance and Why We Should Care”

Herman Sintim, of Purdue University, will present “Bacterial Resistance and Why We Should Care: How cyclic dinucleotide bacteria could solve the antibiotic resistance problem,” on March 17, at 4:30 p.m.,  in the Eberly auditorium.

Posted on 3/8/2016 12:06:16 PM

Workshop on New Science Facility Hosted by College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Students, staff, and faculty gathered for a two-day workshop to plan STEM spaces in the new science facility scheduled to open in 2020.

Posted on 3/8/2016 10:58:54 AM

Women in STEM Program to be Held April 4

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics is sponsoring a program as part of Research Appreciation Week 2016 to highlight scholarly accomplishments of female graduate and undergraduate students and faculty.

Posted on 3/3/2016 2:16:43 PM

Professor Zimny Kicks off Science Inspires Series for Spring Semester

Susan Zimny of the IUP Psychology Department discussed the implications in research that stem from a situation where the subjects of that research feel at risk of confirming a negative stereotype. 

Posted on 2/24/2016 1:17:49 PM

University of the Highlands and Islands to Discuss Opportunities

University of the Highlands and Islands will visit this Wednesday, February 24. Come learn about the opportunity to study natural sciences in Scotland.

Posted on 2/24/2016 12:15:12 PM

Preprofessional School Representatives to Visit NSM

Representatives from two preprofessional schools will visit the IUP campus to talk with interested students in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

Posted on 2/9/2016 3:45:11 PM

Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club Monthly Discussion

The Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club will hold its monthly discussion on February 12, 2016, for students and faculty to talk about ideas, projects, and literature. Christina Ruby (Department of Biology) will discuss “Mixed Signals: Alcohol, Caffeine, and the Circadian Clock.”

Posted on 2/9/2016 1:12:07 PM

CNSM Announces Details for Research Experiences for Summer Scholars (RESS) Program

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics is pleased to announce information aboutor this year’s Research Experiences for Summer Scholars (RESS) program. 

Posted on 2/8/2016 9:01:30 AM

STEMSEAS Student Applications Accepted Until Feb. 19

Applications for the STEMSEAS project, which gives undergraduate students experience aboard research boats at sea, are due Feb. 19.

Posted on 2/5/2016 11:27:59 AM

CNSM Scholarship Opportunities Available for Current Students for 2016–17

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics offers a limited number of scholarship opportunities for current students for 2016–17. 

Posted on 2/5/2016 10:33:10 AM

Science Inspires Series Features Zimny and Stereotype Threat

This semester’s Science Inspires Series, presented by the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, begins with a faculty talk from Susan Zimny of the Psychology Department, who will present “Stereotype Threat: What the Research Often Ignores,” on Thursday, February 4, 2016.

Posted on 1/20/2016 12:02:47 PM

First Science Skills Series Workshop a Success

This past week, a diverse group of students voluntarily participated in the first workshop in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics’ new Science Skills Series. The students attending represented four different departments/programs from two of IUP’s colleges. The December 4 workshop, led by Vida Irani ( D

Posted on 12/7/2015 11:00:10 AM

Announcing the New Science Skills Series

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics is pleased to announce a new training opportunity for students, our very own Science Skills Series. Through workshops in this series, students will work with faculty and gain first-hand knowledge of, and practice in, skills that will both help them in their courses and m

Posted on 11/24/2015 9:17:16 AM

Winter Session Seats Still Available in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Want to improve your GPA, lighten your load for the coming semesters, or graduate early? There are still seats available for the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics’ winter session classes  Winter session classes are online, which allows you the flexibility to take them wherever you are. Winter session is

Posted on 11/16/2015 10:21:57 AM

Distinguished Alumnus Encourages Chemistry Students to Get Involved

Posted on 11/12/2015 3:39:26 PM

Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club to Hold Monthly Discussion

The Behavioral Neuroscience Journal Club will hold their monthly discussion for students and faculty to talk about ideas, data, projects, and literature.   The group will meet on November 13, 2015, from 1:00–2:00 p.m. in 106 Uhler Hall.   Bill Farrell ( Department of Psychology ) and Dan Widzowski ( Department of Bi

Posted on 11/9/2015 2:55:12 PM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Distinguished Young Alumni to Visit Campus

President of Environmental Service Laboratories and IUP alumnus Michael Moyer will visit campus on Monday, November 9, to receive a Young Alumni Achievement Award. Moyer graduated with a BS in Chemistry in 2004. He will share his experience from working as president and chief operating officer of Environment

Posted on 11/6/2015 9:06:12 AM

IUP SEEDS Club to Hold Seed Swap

IUP’s SEEDS (Strategies for Ecology Education, Diversity, and Sustainability) club invites you to participate in the second annual Community Seed Swap on Saturday, November 14, from 1:00–4;00 p.m. in Zink Gym A. A seed swap is an opportunity to donate and/or receive free seed for your garden next year. Thi

Posted on 11/6/2015 8:23:21 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Closes Out Fall Lecture Series

Posted on 11/4/2015 10:44:52 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Welcomes Advisory Board

Posted on 10/23/2015 1:53:38 PM

“Science Inspires” Distinguished Speaker on Size Reduction and Economics of Integrated Circuits

Posted on 9/18/2015 2:51:53 PM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Invites First-Year Students to Ice Cream Social

Posted on 9/10/2015 2:22:12 PM

Science Inspires Lecture Series for Fall Announced by College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Posted on 9/4/2015 11:23:18 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Invites Graduates and Guests to Commencement Picnic

Posted on 4/28/2015 3:52:24 PM

Travis Presents on Confidence for College of Natural Sciences

Posted on 4/15/2015 2:55:45 PM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Holds Physics Olympiad for High School Students

The College of Natural Science’s annual Physics Olympiad for High School Students will be held on Thursday, April 16. There will be four events for visiting high school students to participate in from 9:30 a.m. until 12:40 p.m. The events will be followed by an awards ceremony in the HUB. Lunch will be provided court

Posted on 4/10/2015 4:26:49 PM

Application Period for Research Experience for Summer Scholars 2015 Ends Friday

Posted on 4/7/2015 2:37:22 PM

McClung Talks Biological Clocks and Psychiatric Disorders: Science Inspires Series

Posted on 3/30/2015 4:18:33 PM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Celebrates 10 Years of Supporting Women As Leaders In STEM

Posted on 3/25/2015 4:29:58 PM

Clarke to Give Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecture on Breast Cancer Research

Posted on 3/16/2015 12:54:58 PM

CNSM Releases Details and Applications for Second Annual Research Experience for Summer Scholars

Posted on 3/5/2015 5:02:30 PM

Science Inspires Series Continues With McElroy and the Water In Southwestern Pa.

Posted on 2/26/2015 1:39:49 PM

Colloquium on NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates

The Physics Department will present a colloquium on Research Experiences for Undergraduates on Friday, February 6, 2015. The seminar will take place at 2:30 p.m. and will be led by John Bradshaw. He will present details regarding how to find the right undergraduate research program, how to apply, the relevant de

Posted on 2/4/2015 3:08:40 PM

Science Inspires Series Begins Semester With Jurassic Mammals and the Inner Ear

Posted on 1/22/2015 3:24:01 PM

Science Inspires Series Concludes With Pavloski Talk

Posted on 12/3/2014 10:21:38 AM

Planetarium Show To Explore Connection Between Radio Static and Space

Posted on 12/1/2014 3:54:07 PM

Matthews Lectures On Sleep for CNSM’s Science Inspires Series, Keeps Audience Wide Awake

Posted on 11/17/2014 2:54:48 PM

Alumnus Jarvis Receives Young Alumni Achievement Award, Visits Geoscience Students

Posted on 11/6/2014 4:03:55 PM

Reardon to Present Sigma Xi Fall Lecture

Posted on 10/28/2014 2:54:42 PM

Distinguished IUP Alumnus Gilly Presents on Ebola Virus Vaccination

Posted on 10/16/2014 3:47:53 PM

Karen Matthews is Featured Guest Speaker of Science Inspires Series

Posted on 10/15/2014 2:58:31 PM

Geoscience’s Taylor Kicks Off “Science Inspires” Series with Talk on Trilobites, October 2

Posted on 9/29/2014 1:57:54 PM

Ice Cream Social for First-Year CNSM Students

Posted on 9/19/2014 3:49:37 PM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Updates Its Lab Safety Plan

Posted on 9/12/2014 1:34:45 PM

Reynolds Visits IUP to Present Writing Workshops

Julie Reynolds, associate professor in the Biology Department at Duke University and author of the popular book How Do I Write a Science Paper?, will visit IUP September 17–18, 2014, to discuss incorporating writing skills into the science curriculum in events hosted by the College of Natural Sciences and Math

Posted on 9/10/2014 3:55:56 PM

First Season of Research Experience for Summer Scholars Hailed as a Success

Posted on 8/19/2014 11:14:20 AM

More Than 500 Graduates, Guests, Faculty, and Staff Attend College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Commencement and Picnic

Posted on 7/9/2014 3:54:01 PM

Outstanding Faculty and Retirees from the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Recognized

Posted on 7/9/2014 3:48:47 PM

New Research Program for Summer Scholars Begins Friday

Posted on 6/11/2014 3:01:22 PM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Invites Graduates to Commencement Picnic

Posted on 5/2/2014 11:31:47 AM

New “Science Inspires” Series Launches with Speaker from NASA

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics will launch a new lecture series, Science Inspires , with a talk by Marcus Fisher of NASA . The talk is scheduled on April 25 from 1:25–2:15 p.m. in 247 Johnson Hall. Fisher’s talk, “NASA: Missions, Development, and Independent Verification an

Posted on 4/17/2014 12:48:41 PM

Students in College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Start STEM Fields Club

Posted on 4/10/2014 11:22:18 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Welcomes Two Distinguished Alumni

Posted on 4/8/2014 4:46:37 PM

Women in Science and Math Celebrated During Research Appreciation Week

Posted on 4/4/2014 12:11:40 PM

Roberts to Give Sigma Xi Lecture on Re-inventing Green Chemistry

Jody Roberts, director of the Center for Contemporary History and Policy at the Chemical Heritage Foundation, will present this year’s annual Sigma Xi lecture, entitled “Re-inventing Green Chemistry: Alternative Histories for a Sustainable Science.” The annual Sigma Xi lecture will take place on Wednesday, April 1

Posted on 4/1/2014 12:59:05 PM

Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Poster Session, March 31

Posted on 3/14/2014 4:06:58 PM

Physics Faculty Publish on Essential Physics for Non-Physics Majors

John Matolyak and Ajawad Haija, Physics Department, recently had their non-calculus general physics textbook published. Entitled “Essential Physics,” the book was published by CRC/Taylor & Francis Group and released in January 2014. The textbook is designed for a two-semester algebra-based physics

Posted on 3/4/2014 12:21:49 PM

Scholarships Available for Students in Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Posted on 3/3/2014 8:39:31 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Mourns the Loss of Lynda Federoff

Posted on 11/20/2013 10:35:45 AM

Nate McElroy to Give Fall Sigma Xi Lecture on Water Quality

Posted on 11/5/2013 8:17:58 AM

Leidman to Screen Her Documentary “Intersecting Sparks”

Posted on 10/25/2013 8:24:11 AM

Whited Receives Natural Sciences and Mathematics 2013 Young Alumni Award

Posted on 10/24/2013 2:06:16 PM

Natural Sciences and Mathematics Honors Faculty and Staff at End of the Year Reception

Posted on 5/23/2013 9:52:55 AM

NSM Women’s Leadership Award Winners for 2013

Posted on 5/16/2013 10:33:27 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics to Host Commencement Reception

Posted on 5/7/2013 2:23:31 PM

Deanne Snavely Leads Marcellus Shale Team at IUP

Posted on 3/29/2013 3:49:20 PM

Distinguished Lecture: You Can’t Win Races Without Getting the Math and Science Right

Posted on 3/28/2013 8:05:24 AM

Funding Opportunities for Students in College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Posted on 3/5/2013 1:44:52 PM

High-Performance Computing at IUP

John Chrispell of the Mathematics Department is serving as the IUP Campus Champion for the XSEDE (Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment) computer resources. He can help you get started interacting with some impressive computational resources. A website will be available in the near future to help

Posted on 2/19/2013 8:57:00 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Mourns the Loss of John Woolcock

Posted on 2/1/2013 8:01:58 AM

Alarcón to Discuss Mayan Long Count Calendar

Francisco Alarcón of the Mathematics Department will give the Fall Sigma Xi lecture on “The Maya Long Count Calendar and 2012.” The lecture will be given on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. in Pratt Auditorium. The Maya civilization was, without a doubt, the most developed in the pre-Columbian Americas.

Posted on 10/23/2012 10:14:58 AM

Free Planetarium Show: Discoveries from the Moon

Ken Coles from the Geoscience Department will present a free planetarium show entitled “Discoveries from the Moon” on Saturday, September 22, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. Come hear about the major new findings from recent lunar missions, planned future missions, and watch the Moon's motion through the sky. Coles will also

Posted on 9/13/2012 8:41:45 AM

Chemical Safety Training Seminar for Students, September 13

Posted on 9/12/2012 11:09:59 AM

Natural Sciences and Mathematics Alumni and Friends Invited to Homecoming Activities

Posted on 9/5/2012 11:58:28 AM

Information Meetings for Natural Science Professional Programs, Fall 2012

Posted on 9/4/2012 10:03:55 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Congratulates Graduates

Posted on 5/31/2012 11:21:45 AM

Commencement Reception for Natural Sciences and Mathematics Graduates

Posted on 5/1/2012 2:58:01 PM

Renowned Physicist Anthony Johnson to Lecture, April 12

The IUP chapter of Sigma Xi , the Scientific Research Society, is sponsoring a lecture by Anthony M. Johnson , professor of Physics and Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. The presentation, titled “Ultrafast Optical Characteristics of Novel Nanoscale Materi

Posted on 4/6/2012 11:48:36 AM

Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program, April 2

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics is sponsoring the seventh annual Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program on April 2, 2012 , from 5:00–7:00 p.m. as part of Research Appreciation Week . The program will highlight scholarly accomplishments of female undergraduate/graduate students and

Posted on 2/29/2012 1:24:24 PM

Information Assurance Day to be Held on November 10

The Computer Science Department , in collaboration with the Institute of Information Assurance at IUP, will host the fourth annual Information Assurance Day on November 10, 2011, in the Delaware Room of the Hadley Union Building. Talks are open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Rose Shumba at shu

Posted on 10/18/2011 8:06:11 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Welcomes New Dean

Posted on 7/29/2011 8:24:16 AM

Teaching Excellence Awards Received by Natural Science and Mathematics Faculty Members

The Center for Teaching Excellence Advisory Board announced the winners of the 2010–2011 Teaching Excellence Awards. Three College of Natural Science and Mathematics faculty members were honored. Justin Fair, an assistant professor in the Chemistry Department , was honored in the area of Content Pedagogy, “the u

Posted on 4/1/2011 8:40:37 AM

Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecture on “Biological Applications of Microfluids”

Posted on 3/30/2011 12:19:25 PM

Deadline Extended for Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Poster

Posted on 3/28/2011 12:27:59 PM

Natural Sciences Distinguished Alumni to Participate in Open Forum for Students

Posted on 3/23/2011 3:56:17 PM

Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program 2011

Posted on 3/17/2011 8:08:51 AM

Scholarships Available for Students in College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Posted on 3/14/2011 8:27:33 AM

Scholarships Available for Future Math, Science Teachers

The following information was provided by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education concerning scholarship awards for students at PASSHE universities: Students majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics at any Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education university can apply for up to $10

Posted on 3/23/2010 4:17:35 PM

Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program

Posted on 3/17/2010 1:27:55 AM

Focus the Nation Meeting: Global Warming

Posted on 10/20/2009 8:06:04 AM

Goldwater Scholarship Informational Meetings Held by College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Posted on 10/14/2009 12:16:55 PM

Department of Energy Science Graduate Fellowship Available for 2010–2011

Posted on 10/13/2009 8:17:05 AM

Free Practice Graduate and Professional Exams to Be Given at IUP

Posted on 10/1/2009 2:04:17 PM

Social Event Planned by College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics for September 30

Posted on 9/23/2009 3:41:30 PM

NSF East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes Application Now Open for Graduate Students

The National Science Foundation East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes application is now open for graduate students, and will close December 8, 2009. Application instructions are available on line at the National Science Foundation . For further information concerning benefits, eligibility, and tips on applying,

Posted on 9/15/2009 11:14:36 AM

Nanotechnology Lecture: Impact on Science and Future Careers

Posted on 9/3/2009 11:10:59 AM

Biology’s Larkin and Duchamp Interviewed About Research on Pennsylvania Wildlife

Jeffery Larkin and Joe Duchamp, assistant professors of Biology , were interviewed recently for a radio series on Pennsylvania’s endangered and threatened wildlife. Together, Larkin and Duchamp have been studying Pennsylvania’s Allegheny woodrat population. The woodrat can provide vital information about forest he

Posted on 9/1/2009 9:46:16 AM

Kupchella Takes Over as Preprofessional Coordinator

Larry Kupchella of the Chemistry Department has been appointed by interim dean Mary Lou Zanich to serve as the coordinator of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics preprofessional programs . College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Posted on 8/4/2009 11:51:52 AM

Animal Facilities and Use Programs Cleared by the USDA

Posted on 7/7/2009 10:54:22 AM

Adkins, Hershman Receive Natural Science and Mathematics Service Awards

Dr. Rick Adkins, professor of Mathematics, and Dr. Ken Hershman, professor emeritus of Physics, received the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Outstanding Achievement Award for Service from Dean John Eck.

Posted on 5/1/2009 10:49:05 AM

Natural Sciences Scholarship Applications Due April 30

Posted on 4/20/2009 8:32:05 AM

Natural Sciences and Mathematics Faculty Members Excel with Research Awards

At the recent fifteenth Annual Award Luncheon sponsored by the School of Graduate Studies and Research and the IUP Research Institute , Natural Sciences and Mathematics faculty members were recognized for their outstanding contributions in various areas of research. Dr. George Long, professor of Chemistry ,

Posted on 4/17/2009 11:29:37 AM

LaPorte Honored with Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching

Dr. David LaPorte of the Psychology Department was honored with the Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching, which is awarded by the University Senate to one faculty member each year. He was recognized at the recent University Honors Day and will be recognized again at the University Commencement. Details can be

Posted on 4/17/2009 11:08:33 AM

Students Win Awards at Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program

Posted on 4/16/2009 8:58:45 AM

Deadline Extended for Proposals for Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Event

Posted on 3/27/2009 9:20:24 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Students Excel in Undergraduate Research Awards

Eleven of the twelve recipients of the 2008-09 IUP Undergraduate Research Awards are students in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics . Students in the Biology Department were espescially successful. The Research Grants competition is intended to encourage undergraduate students to undertake research and

Posted on 2/16/2009 8:53:53 AM

Informational Meeting About Nanotechnology Track Options in Undergraduate Degrees

Jamie Houseknecht from the Penn State Center for Nanotechnology Education and Utilization will present a seminar on how to get Nanotechnology Track Options in your undergraduate degree from the College of Natureal Sciences and Mathematics at IUP. The seminar will be held on Friday, February 20, at 2:30 in Weyandt Ha

Posted on 2/13/2009 2:41:47 PM

Call for Student Presentations at Consortium for Computing in Undergraduate Education

Students who use technology at home, at school, or in their classes can submit a proposal to present at the Student Technology Forum of the Consortium for Computing in Undergraduate Education to be held at Edinboro University on March 20, 2009. More details and proposal forms can be found at IUP’s Academic Computing

Posted on 2/12/2009 10:27:02 AM

Free GRE Prep, Cosponsored by Phi Kappa Phi and Graduate Student Assembly

Posted on 2/12/2009 10:17:52 AM

Science Education Program Receives Accreditation

Posted on 2/2/2009 9:19:57 AM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Welcomes Freshmen with Social Function

Posted on 9/22/2008 3:32:50 PM

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Awards Scholarships

The  College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics has awarded academic year 2008–2009 scholarships to five students in recognition of their outstanding academic record, scholarly pursuits, and contributions to their academic departments and campus community.  The recipients are as follows: Dean’s Scholarship

Posted on 9/22/2008 11:55:50 AM

Biochemistry Major Wins Emerging Scholar Award from Phi Kappa Phi

Deanna Belsky, a sophomore Biochemistry major in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics , is the recipient of an Emerging Scholars Award from the honor society Phi Kappa Phi . The Emerging Scholar Award recognizes outstanding rising sophomores studying at Phi Kappa Phi member institutions. Congratula

Posted on 9/10/2008 12:06:42 PM

Director of Protein Data Bank Lecture on April 24

The IUP chapter of Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, announces the Distinguished Lecture Series for Spring 2008. “Creating a Data Resource for Biology: Lessons from the Protein Data Bank” will be presented by Dr. Helen M. Berman of Rutgers University from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Thursday, April 24, 2008, in

Posted on 4/17/2008 12:49:51 PM

IUP Planetarium Show

Posted on 4/8/2008 7:19:33 AM

Participate in the Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Program

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics invites you to the Women in Mathematics, Science, and Technology program, a module of Research Appreciation Week . April 14, 2008 4:45 - 7:00 p.m. First floor of Weyandt Hall Poster Session 4:45 - 5:45 PM, Weyandt Hall, First Floor The session

Posted on 4/3/2008 8:58:48 AM

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