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Consortium Events and News

Looking for a new Director!

a note from current director Brandy Russell

The Executive Committee is currently accepting applications for the next Director. The Director facilitates Consortium programming and seeks to form connections among faculty, students, staff, and administrators on the 13 member campuses. 

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2015 Janet Andersen Award

nominations due by April 10 - deadline extended!

We are now accepting nominations for the 2015 Janet Andersen Lecture Award. We encourage nominations of faculty members who


  • ·      have vigorous research programs involving undergraduates
  • ·      are exceptional mentors for undergraduate research students
  • ·      are engaged and skilled teachers, and/or
  • ·      create interdisciplinary research opportunities for undergraduate students.


Faculty of any rank at Consortium member institutions are eligible for this award. Read more  


Scientific Instrumentation in the Undergraduate Curriculum

Faculty Development Workshop Summer 2015 - June 21-23 Postponed from originally scheduled date in 2014

This summer, the Midstates Consortium for Math and Science will hold a faculty development workshop about scientific instrumentation in the undergraduate curriculum. At this time, we are seeking faculty who may be interested in working with us on the workshop content, either by suggesting possible topics or by volunteering to give talks or sessions on related work. 

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Congratulations 2014 Janet Andersen Award Winners

Winners will give keynote lectures at 2014 Undergraduate Research Symposia

The 2014 Janet Andersen Award winners have been selected:

  • Dr. Phoebe Lostroh (Biology, Colorado College)
  • Dr. Kevin Crosby (Physics & Computer Science, Carthage College)

see for details

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