Discover Magazine 2019
Discover Magazine is the Research Report for the College of Science at the University of Utah.
This issue explores the Science Research Initiative, CRISPR gene editing, electrochemistry, commutative algebra, physics education research, the Association of American Universities, and the US News College Rankings.
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Notebook - 2019
Alumni Magazine for the College of Science
Notebook magazine presents the students, alumni, faculty and supporters who make up the College of Science.
- Dean's Corner:
Message from Dean Henry S. White.
- Cameron Owen - Churchill Scholar:
One of only 15 students nationally to receive the award and the fourth consecutive Churchill Scholar from the University of Utah.
- Lynn Miller - Alumni Spotlight:
College of Science Alumni Lynn C. Miller, BS, 1963 in Mathematics.
- Homecoming 2019:
Make your travel plans now for Homecoming 2019.
- The New Face of Science:
See the changes that define us.
- Henry S. White:
A recap of Henry's journey as Dean of the College of Science.
- Joel Harris - Hunnicutt Endowment:
Thank you to Michael and Sally Hunnicutt for establishing the Harris Endowed Graduate Scholarship in honor of Professor Joel Harris.
- Mark Nielsen - Anatomy Fund:
Biology alumni paying it forward.
- Convocation 2019:
We are proud to recognize our exceptional graduating class for 2019 and our convocation speakers Dr. Monica Gandhi BS’91 and Hollie Morales BS‘19.
2018 Research Report for the College of Science
This issue of Discover presents the stories and experiences of people who make the College of Science extraordinary. People just like you. You’re invited to discover the College in new and meaningful ways and to support our mission of student education, scientific discovery, and economic impact in Utah.
Featured Scientific Research
Scientific discoveries from each discipline in the College – Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics and Astronomy – are highlighted in this issue of Discover. Faculty members Leslie Sieburth, Scott Anderson, Christel Hohenegger, and Andrey Rogachev demonstrate how basic scientific research continues to impact and fuel Utah’s economy by providing new technologies and solutions.
School of Biological Sciences
In July, the Department of Biology was renamed the School of Biological Sciences to better represent the size and structure of the faculty research areas. The School has major thrusts in three research divisions: Cellular and Molecular, Ecology and Physiology, and Genetics and Evolution.
Imagine New Heights
The University of Utah is positioned to define the model of a 21st century University. The University's faculty, staff, and students conduct breakthrough research and scholarship, creating new knowledge, and translating those new discoveries and insights into practice – essential tasks to ensure Utah’s position in an increasingly competitive global environment. Imagine New Heights