Missouri State University’s College of Natural and Applied Sciences has recently changed the name of one of its departments. The department of geography, geology and planning has a new name: the School of Earth, Environment and Sustainability (SEES). This name better connects student interests with the school’s degree offerings. About the change The SEES Director Dr. … [Read more...] about A fresh perspective
The American Migraine Foundation estimates that 148 million people suffer from chronic migraine worldwide. Because of their large and painful impact, migraines have been a focus of research for decades. Dr. Paul Durham, a distinguished biology professor at Missouri State University, has been investigating migraine for many years. He was awarded the 2023 Steven B. … [Read more...] about Discussing the solutions for a painful problem
The School of Earth, Environment and Sustainability (SEES) at Missouri State University has a new Doctor of Education (EdD) with the same face. Dr. Melanie Carden-Jessen has completed her EdD at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Carden-Jessen quotes Gal Gadot in the 2020 film Wonder Woman 1984. “Sometimes you can’t see what you’re learning until you come out the … [Read more...] about A new doctor in the house!
Since 1893, the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) has been empowering both students and professionals in engineering. The organization also has a history of recognizing faculty of Missouri State University’s cooperative engineering program with Missouri S&T. In September, ASEE’s Midwest Section selected associate teaching professor of the program Dr. … [Read more...] about Recognizing excellence in service
A discovery among a College of Natural and Applied Sciences (CNAS) trio recently transformed into an official U.S. patent. Dr. Razib Iqbal, associate professor of computer science, Dr. Keiichi Yoshimatsu, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry and Joshua Ellis, CNAS alumnus, piloted this effort. “This successful patent application demonstrates the … [Read more...] about Catalyzing breakthroughs in research