3 Minute Thesis Competition

October 17, 2016


          Check the CNAS homepage and the MSU master calendar.  There are seminars on Tuesday and Wednesday!

Movie – PSU Theatre –Tu, Oct 18 – The True Cost (Who pays the price for our clothing?)sustainability

  • Wed, Oct 19 – 3 Minute Thesis CNAS Competition, Temple 156, 3:00 PM

          All participants must sign up with Gale by noon today!!!

   Carrie’s Café  – Opens October 20 – Make your reservations today!!!


  • CNAS, Career Center and LLC staff are planning for the CNAS STEM Career Expo on Monday, November 7.  There are already over a dozen companies coming to meet with students.  Please let your students know about this opportunity.


  • Jim Miller, emeritus professor of geology was featured in Spotlight: Redefining history: Determining where time periods actually lie
  • APA Missouri is celebrating National Community Planning Month this month. The American Planning Association (APA), Missouri Chapter awarded the 2016 Distinguished Leadership Award for a Professional Planner to Missouri State University Emeritus Faculty, Diane May, AICP.  Diane’s 30+ years of providing professional planning services to communities across Missouri through MSU’s Center for Resource Planning & Management and the SW Missouri Council of Governments has helped improve the quality of life for generations of Missourians. Her devotion to higher education has equipped hundreds of individuals across the country with the knowledge and skills necessary to start a career in Planning.  Her exemplary dedication to APA and the American Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) had helped strengthen each organization and has shaped the services that APA Missouri offers today, particularly to students.

Did you know…?



It takes 700 years before a plastic bottle begins to decompose!


Oct 18           Beginning a Career in Data Science, Cheek 102, 2:00 PM

Oct 19           3 Minute Thesis CNAS Competition, Temple 156, 3:00 PM – All participants must sign up with Gale by noon on Mon, Oct 17!

Oct 20-21     Building a Secure Water Future: Tri-State Water Coalition meeting, Darr Ag Center

Oct 22           Expand Your Horizons

Oct 26           STEM Lecture at Library Center – Dr. Peter Plavchan, 7-8 PM

Nov 1            Public Affairs Convocation, 7:00 PM, Hammons Hall

Nov 4            University 3-Minute Thesis Competition, 4-7 PM, Davis-Harrington Welcome Center

Nov 7            CNAS STEM Career Discovery Expo (4-6 PM) flyer attached

Nov 30         STEM Lecture at Library Center – Dr. Bob Pavlowsky, 7-8:00 PM

Dec 16           Fall Commencement, 1:30 PM, JQH Arena


As always, please submit items for the next CNAS NEWS!

Comments are closed.