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Lots of great news for this week’s installment: Curtis O’Dwyer, BS Biology S14, was accepted into Washington University’s Masters of Arts in Teaching. Not only was he accepted into this program, he was also given 100% FULL TUITION REMISSION! Please … Continue reading
Hi All, Please see link for Chicago Teaching Fellows, an opportunity for some of you who are going to be graduating soon. Also an opportunity for those of you who are thinking of going into teaching. Please click on link … Continue reading
The Math and Science symposium will be on Friday, April 18th in the Wabash building at the Chicago campus.
The National Science Foundation funds several universities across the country to host summer research programs. Go to this site: http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/reu_search.cfm And select your field of choice and start applying!!!
We are pleased to announce the fifth year of the summer internship program, SCI Scholars, for chemistry and chemical engineering undergraduates. The program is a joint effort of the Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) America International Group, the American Chemical … Continue reading
Are you interested in networking with other from Roosevelt Science? Maybe you are looking for a job? Maybe you want some career advice from someone working in industry? Join our LinkedIn Alumni Group and tell others. http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=3769441
Prof. Rosokha’s project “Halogen Bonding between Organic Acceptors and Transition-Metal Complexes” provides an opportunity for RU students to participate in fundamental research in chemistry with potential applications in material and pharmaceutical sciences. Research will be carried out on the Schaumburg … Continue reading
Students. Looking for a summer internship? Visit http://environmentalinterns.org to look through over 100 internships (and counting!) already uploaded to the platform. You can apply directly through the clearinghouse portal.
Roosevelt alumnus, Garret Sweetwood, earned distinction as lead author on a groundbreaking scientific research article published in the February edition of the internationally renowned Cambridge Journals The Lichenologist. The research presents revolutionary findings on how spores in tropical lichens develop. The … Continue reading
Roosevelt University’s New Vertical Campus It’s a big expansion for Roosevelt University, as a 21st century vertical campus opens in the Loop. But it’s left the college with some big financial challenges. We hear how the university is trying to … Continue reading
Roosevelt University’s programs in science and math have received the highest award from SENCER, a national organization devoted to improving science education by focusing on real world problems. The William E. Bennett Award for Extraordinary Contributions to Citizen Science was … Continue reading
State-of-the-art science facilities in Roosevelt University’s new 32-story vertical campus are nearing completion – and just one look will convince most anyone that science education at Roosevelt’s Chicago Campus will be an intimate, cutting-edge experience. continue reading here: http://www.roosevelt.edu/News_and_Events/News_Articles/20120228-sciencelabs.aspx
Now that advising has begun for the Fall 2012 semester, I am finding myself asking students if they have a long term schedule planned out. Who needs a long term schedule? Everyone eventually but it is very important for students … Continue reading
Using electron microscopy, the Dr. Kornberg lab published their findings along with the help of Roosevelt professor, Dr. Neil Voss on the subunit architecture of general transcription factor TFIIH. Transcription factor II H (TFIIH) is an important complex involved in … Continue reading
Below is a table of the new cross-listing status of upper level biology and biochemistry courses effective Fall 2012. The Higher Learning Commission is requiring all of its accredited universities to reduce the number of cross listed courses in graduate … Continue reading
On Friday, October 14th, 7 students and 3 professors traveled to Argonne National Laboratory’s 21st Symposium for Undergraduates in Science, Engineering and Mathematics in collaboration with The Central States Universities, Incorporated (CSUI) Research Conference. Talks included: “MICROWAVE ACID DIGESTION AND … Continue reading
The ECC-RU Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program welcomed ten Elgin Community College students to the Schaumburg campus this summer for a month-long, intensive internship program in biomedical science. Activities included discussions on current topics in science, student presentations on health … Continue reading
Assistant Professor Sergiy Rosokha received a $280,000 grant on August 11, 2011 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to study the Halogen bonding between organic acceptors and transition-metal complexes.
Congratulations to our 2011 biology, chemistry, and biotechnology graduates:
If you have a LinkedIn account and want to get in touch with other alumni, please join our new group. http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=3769441
Roosevelt students who intend to apply to a pre-professional program (medical, dental , veterinary , or pharmacy school) following their undergraduate work should submit the following form to the Office of the Registrar upon entering Roosevelt or as soon as … Continue reading