CNAS Scholarship Recipients
Congratulations to the 2019-2020 CNAS Scholarship Recipients!!!
Academic Integrity Days
Tuesday, Septmeber 24th – Thursday September 26th. See flyer for details.
Upcoming Due Dates
- Sep 30 – Applications for Grad Student thesis funding due to Graduate College in CARR 306
- Oct 1 – Faculty Research Grants: 9:00 AM to Dean’s Office (Gale) for dean’s signature (Dean’s Office submits by 5 PM)
- Oct 1 – Tenure and/or Promotion, Department Heads submit Tenure and/or Promotion dossiers to Department Tenure and Promotion Committees (with external letters included)
- Oct 15 – International Travel Grants (due dates are Jan 15, Apr 15, Jul 15, Oct 15)
Please join us for the CNAS Social on Monday, September 30 from 3:30-5:00 PM. Flyer is attached. All CNAS Students and Faculty are invited. This is a great opportunity to make connections.
Carrie’s Cafe opens Thursday, October 3rd. Make your reservations today!
Meyer Library Innovation Lab Open House
You are invited to an open house and tour of the new Innovation Lab on Tuesday, September 24 from 4:00-6:00 PM. See flyer for further details.
MS Thesis Orientation for Graduate Students and Faculty Advisors
There are two more opportunities – see flyer.
Tuesday, September 24; 6:00-7:00 PM, ZOOM Meeting https://missouristate.zoom.us/j/872906746
Wednesday, September 25; 9:00 -10:00 AM, PSU Theater
Graduate Student 3-Minute Thesis Competitions
Be prepared. The CNAS competition will take place on Monday, October 14. Winners will go on to the University competition which will take place on Friday, November 1.
CNAS Seminars – all are welcome!
GGP – 2:30-3:30 PM, Friday, September 27 in Temple Hall 345 “Hills and Trees: Preserving the Natural Character of a City”
BIO – 4:00-5:00 PM, Friday, September 27 in Temple Hall 003 “Avian conservation and pest reduction services boosted by multiscale habitat in farming landscapes”
PAMS – 4:00-5:00 PM, Thursday, October 3 in Kemper Hall 206. Dr. Alexander Kozhonov of Georgia State University.
Public Observing Night at Baker Observatory
There will be a public observing night at Baker Observatory on October 4 from 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM (weather permitting). For updates, cancellations, alternate rain dates, GPS coordinates, address, directions, instructions and other information, please visit their website.
Annual Regional Water Conference
October 10 – Southwest Missouri Regional Water (Tri-State Water Resource Coalition) and Missouri State University will convene their annual regional water conference to provide an opportunity for all stakeholders interested in water issues – cities, towns, counties, business and industry, agriculture, academics, utilities, elected officials, state and federal agency representatives, and other groups whose missions relate to water – to discuss current water issues and our regional water future.
Registration ($99 for faculty and $0 for students – everyone must register!)
- It’s all posted here – https://blogs.missouristate.edu/cnas-newswatch/
- New Stories: Chemistry REU Success
CNAS COMMITTEE MEETINGS
Mon, Sept 23: CNAS Awards Committee Meeting, 4:00 PM, Temple 145
Fri, Sept 27: CNAS STEM K-12 Education Committee Meeting, 4:00 PM, Temple 145
Missouri Academy of Science 2020 Annual meeting
MAS annual meeting is April 24-25, 2020 at Missouri Southern State University in Joplin MO. See the flyer for more information. Senior Division is Saturday, April 25. Poster session will be from 9:30-11:00 AM; lunch, meetings and breakout sessions from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM; Oral presentations 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.
|Oct 1-3||Public Affairs Conference – Great topic this year, The 21st Century Digital World. Please find at least one session to attend and invite your students to attend at least one session.|
|Oct 7||State of the University Address, 12:15 PM, PSU Theatre|
|Oct 10-11||Fall Holiday – NO CLASSES/OFFICES OPEN|
|Oct 14||CNAS 3-minute thesis competition|
|Oct 26||It’s On! – 5:30 PM|
|Nov 1||University 3-minute thesis competition|
|Nov 2||Fall Showcase|
|Nov 3-5||CAEP Accreditation Visit (Education)|
|Nov 4||PSM Advisory Board Meets|
|Nov 4||STEM Career Expo 2019|
|Nov 9||MAKO Math conference|
|Nov 27-29||Thanksgiving Holiday, OFFICES CLOSED|
|Dec 5||Last day of classes for semester|
|Dec 7-12||Final Exams|
|Dec 13||Commencement – 10:00 AM and 1:30 PM (CNAS students march at 1:30 PM)|