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2014-04-07
Over 100 LBC Students Present Research at UURAF 2014
Over 100 Lyman Briggs students participated in the 16th annual University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF) this past Friday, April 4th at the MSU Union. Our students presented poster and oral presentations that they have worked on with faculty members on topics ranging from the “History of Medieval Neuroscience in Spain” to “Using Magnetic Nanoparticles to Extract Pathogenic Bacteria.” While most of our students presented research in the sciences, many students also presented research on topics in communications, social sciences and the humanities.


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2014-04-03
LBC's Kim Vi Featured as Undergraduate Student Researcher of the Week
Lyman Briggs student, Kim Vi, was recently featured as MSU's undergraduate student of the week. Read about how his experience in LB145 led him to a research position in which he studies mutations in DNA:


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2014-04-01
Lyman Briggs College Career Newsletter 4/1/14
The Center for Lyman Briggs College has created a career newsletter for Briggs students. Read to learn about the Science Blast, which will take place this Wednesday, April 2nd.


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2014-03-28
Dr. Mark Largent Will Discuss "The Vaccine Debate in Modern America" at MacMurray College
Medical historian Mark A. Largent, of Lyman Briggs College, will be talking about “The Vaccine Debate in Modern America,” Wednesday, April 2 at 7 p.m. in Thoresen Recital Hall in the Putnam/Springer Center on the MacMurray campus.


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2014-03-26
LBC Sophomore Recieves Honorable Mention for Goldwater Scholarship
LBC sophomore, Megan Kechner, has received honorable mentioned for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. Megan is majoring in neuroscience and psychology.


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2014-03-25
LBC Alum Prepares to Canoe Down Mississippi River
Briggs alum, Tim Muhich, will attempt to break the world record of fastest travel in a canoe down the Mississippi River in May. Muhich graduate from Lyman Briggs College in 2012 with degrees in Zoology and Biological Science.


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2014-03-25
Lyman Briggs College Career Newsletter 3/25/14
The Center for Lyman Briggs College has created a career newsletter for Briggs students. Read to learn about summer research opportunities, the upcoming Science Blast, and more!


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2014-03-18
Dr. Kevin Elliott Will Present Science & Technology Studies Annual Lecture at St. Thomas University
Dr. Kevin Elliott, Associate Professor at Lyman Briggs College, will present his talk, titled “Love Drugs, Cheating Genes, and the Ethics of Science Communication,” at the Science and Technology Studies annual lecture at 7:00 pm on March 20th, 2014, Kinsella Auditorium, McCain Hall.


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2014-03-17
Lyman Briggs College Career Newsletter 3/17/14
The Center for Lyman Briggs College has created a career newsletter for Briggs students. Read to learn about summer research opportunities, UURAF, the Neighborhood Success Series and more!


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2014-03-11
MSU Named Beckman Scholars Award Winner
MSU has been selected as a host institution for the 2014 Beckman Scholars Program. Lyman Briggs College is a program partner.


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2014-02-25
Dean Simmons Appointed to Association of American Colleges and Universities Board of Directors
Dr. Elizabeth Simmons, Professor of Physics and Dean of Lyman Briggs College, has been appointed to the Association of American Colleges and Universities' Board of Directors.


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2014-02-25
LBC Student Nominated for Goldwater Scholarship
Lyman Briggs student, Megan Kechner has been nominated for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. She is majoring in neuroscience and psychology in Lyman Briggs College and the College of Social Science.


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2014-02-20
Lyman Briggs College Career Newsletter 2/17/14
The Center for Lyman Briggs College has created a career newsletter for Briggs students. This week's opportunities include internships with the Kellogg Biological Station, summer employment in an entomology lab, and the upcoming Health and Science Career Fest!


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2014-02-13
LBC Faculty Publication Receives PROSE Award
A recent publication of LBC faculty members Drs. Rich Bellon, Mark Largent, and Georgina Montgomery has received the PROSE Award from the American Association of Publishers. The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Darwin and Evolutionary Thought, which contains 60 essays on the life and influence of Charles Darwin, won the top prize for a single volume reference in the humanities and social sciences. To learn more about The Cambridge History of Darwin and Evolutionary Thought, visit MSU Today.


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2014-02-10
Lyman Briggs College Career Newsletter 2/10/14
The Center for Lyman Briggs College has created a career newsletter for Briggs students. This week's opportunities include internships with the Kellogg Biological Station, summer employment in an entomology lab, and the upcoming Health and Science Career Fest!


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2014-02-04
Lyman Briggs Faculty Receive Excellence in Diversity Award
Groups and individuals who have exemplified diversity and inclusion in extraordinary ways will be honored with Excellence in Diversity Awards at the 2014 All-University Excellence in Diversity Awards Ceremony and Reception Feb. 3.


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2014-02-03
Dr. Kendra Cheruvelil Publishes Paper on Collaboration in Science Research
When putting together a team of scientists to work on a problem, it makes sense to bring together the best and brightest in the field, right? Well, maybe not.


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2014-01-30
Dr. Logan Williams Will Speak at "Questioning Technology" Forum
Dr. Logan Williams, Assistant Professor of History, Philosophy, and Sociology of Science will speak at the Sharper Focus/Wider Lens forum “Questioning Technology” at 7 p.m. Feb. 3 in the MSU Union Ballroom.

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