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Consortium Events and News

2022 Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Biological Sciences and Psychology, Hosted by The University of Chicago on November 4-5, 2022

Applications for this event are now open

The Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Biological Sciences and Psychology will be Friday-Saturday, November 4-5, 2022 at the University of Chicago. The purpose of the Symposium is to provide undergraduates from the areas of biology and psychology with a venue to present their research projects and results to peers and faculty in a professional setting outside of their home institution. Students are welcome to present on subjects ranging from ecology, environmental science, zoology, biochemistry, medicine, molecular biology, behavioral and cognitive science, pharmacology, neuroscience, and other fields relating to biology and/or psychologyThis conference is open only to students and faculty from colleges and universities that are members of the Midstates Consortium for Math and Science. Read more  

 

2022 Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Physical Sciences, Math, and Computer Science, Hosted by Washington University in Saint Louis on November 11-12, 2022

Applications for this event are now open

The Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Physical Sciences, Math, and Computer Science will be Friday-Saturday, November 11-12, 2022 at Washington University in Saint Loius. Read more  

 

Low-level radioactive materials in teaching and research.

If there is sufficient interest, the Midstates consortium will sponser a forum on this subject.  To find out how to respond click on the link below.

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Connections Newsletter, Winter 2022

This newsletter includes dates and information about our upcomming events including the faculty development workshops and the undergraduate research symposia.  It also includes reports on our 2021 events including the two undergraduate research symposia.  To view the newsletter clink on the link here.

 
 

Seeking People Interested in the Educational Uses of Immersive Technology

Christopher French at Grinnell College would like to connect with people interested in the use of immersive technology in education.  If you think you might be interested you can get more information by clicking on read more below.

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2021 Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Biological Sciences and Psychology, Hosted by Washington University on November 5-6, 2021

 

This symposium was held on November 5-6 of 2021.  To access the archived symposium website go to:

https://symposium.foragerone.com/mcms-2021-symposium-in-biology-and-psychology

To view student abstracts and posters click on the "presentations" tab at the top of the page.

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2021 Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Physical Sciences, Math, and Computer Science, Hosted by the University of Chicago on November 12-13 2021

This symposium was held on November 12-13 of 2021.  To access the archived symposium website go to:

https://symposium.foragerone.com/mcms-2021-symposium-phyical-sci-math-computer-sci

To view student abstracts and posters click on the "presentations" tab at the top of the page.

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2021 Janet Andersen Lecture Award recipients

Dr. Gerald Griffin, Professor of Biology and Psychology and Interim Provost at Hope College, has been selected as the 2021 Midstates Consortium for Math and Science Janet Andersen Lecture Award recipient in the area of Biological Sciences and Psychology.

Dr. Dwight Stoll, Professor Chemistry at Gustavus Adolphus College, has been selected as the 2020 Midstates Consortium for Math and Science Janet Andersen Lecture Award recipient in the area of Physical Sciences, Math and Computer Science.

The Janet Andersen Lecture Award recipients are recognized as invited speakers at the Consortium's annual Undergraduate Research Symposia, but due to the corona virus cancellation of the symposia for 2020, the Executive Committee is looking at options for Dr. Chase and Dr. Doyle to make their presentations at a future date. 

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