CNAS Graduate Student 3-Minute Thesis Competition is today!!!
The CNAS competition will take place on Monday, October 14, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Winners will go on to the University competition which will take place on Friday, November 1. All faculty are invited to the competition.
Diversity Donut Event
The Diversity Donuts: CNAS Student Diversity Mixer is scheduled for Thursday, October 17. It will be held in Meyer Library Room 107 from 9:00-11:30 am. There will be FREE donuts, coffee, and juice! Please post and share with your students. See flyer for more details.
CNAS Seminars – all are welcome!
PAMS and CHM – 3:30-4:30 PM, Wednesday, October 16, in Library 101. Dr. Lloyd Lumata of University of Texas Dallas
GGP – 2:30 PM, Thursday, October 17, in Temple 345. “Geological Reporting and Public Investment: How Bre-X Changed the Mining Industry.” Dr. Aaron Johnson
BIO – 4:00 PM, Friday, October 18, in Temple 003. “Acquisition and attenuation of predation fear in fishes.” Adam Crane, University of Saskatchewan
PAMS – 4:00 PM, Thursday, October 24 in Kemper 206, Dr. Marco Cavaglia of Missouri University of Science and Technology
BIO – 4:00 PM, Friday, October 25 in Temple Hall 003, “Biogeochemical cycling in streams: role of surface/subsurface exchange” Alba Argerich, University of Missouri
Carrie’s Cafe is now open! Make your reservations today!
Student Essay Contest
Fall 2019 Dr. Michael N. Compton Public Affairs Essay Contest. Complete details about the Contest are available at this link. This contest is coordinated and primarily funded by Sigma Pi alumni’s non-profit organization, IDEAL (Institute for the Development of Ethics and Leadership). It is promoted by the undergraduate members of Sigma Pi (who are not eligible to compete) and administered by MSU’s Office of Public Affairs Support. Submissions are due by Midnight, October 20, 2019. See flyer for details. Please announce to your classes. There is a cash prize!
It’s all posted here – https://blogs.missouristate.edu/cnas-newswatch/
Upcoming Due Dates for Faculty
Oct 30 – Summer Fellowship applications: allow time to obtain dean’s signature. Applicants submit completed applications electronically to GraduateCollege@missouristate.edu
Nov 1 – Sabbatical Leave applications (original and copies) to Dean’s Office (Gale); Personnel Committee begins review
Food drive to benefit MSU’s Bear Pantry and Crosslines Food Pantry. Please bring items by October 25. See flyer for more details.
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 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)|