Meet Laura Lautz

Dr. Laura Lautz, Associate Professor in Earth Sciences, is a hydrologist who aims to understand how hydrologic processes influence water quality and movement through watersheds. She is currently the PI on EMPOWER, a comprehensive graduate research training program funded by the National Science Foundation. MORE INFORMATION (pdf)

SU ADVANCE co-PIs Part of Deans' Panel Addressing Ways To Boost Student Involvement in STEM Fields

Dr. Karin Ruhlandt (College of Arts & Sciences) and Dr. Jeffrey Stanton (School of Information Studies) were part of a public Deans' panel discussion about the topic “Stemming the Gap in Higher Education.” MORE INFORMATION

SU ADVANCE co-PI Shobha Bhatia Receives 2015 WEPAN University Change Agent Award

Dr. Bhatia, Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence in Civil & Environmental Engineering, was honored at the 2015 WEPAN Change Leader Forum as a University Change Agent. MORE INFORMATION

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In The News

Jennifer Schwarz receives NSF grant for work on rigidity transition

Dr. Schwarz (Physics) will use this award to study rigidity transition in nonliving systems & understand how the principles of rigidity extend into biological systems.  READ MORE

Jennifer Stromer-Galley’s Book Wins NCA Award

Dr. Stromer-Galley's (iSchool) book, "Presidential Campaigning in the Internet Age" was selected as the 2015 Roderick P. Hart Outstanding Book Award by the NCA.  READ MORE

Shilkha Nangia's research featured in Journal of Physical Chemistry

Dr. Nangia's (BMCE) research on combating bacterial resistance to antibiotics is featured on the cover of Journal of Physical Chemistry.  READ MORE

Suzanne Baldwin's new study published in PNAS

Dr. Baldwin's (Earth Sciences) study on the recycling of atmospheric noble gases is in the early edition of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  READ MORE

SU ADVANCE Project Accomplishments

Learn more about what SU ADVANCE has accomplished in STEM departments and campus-wide.  READ MORE

New Research Awards (2012-2015)

Recent recipients include Yun Huang (Information Studies), Lisa Manning (Physics), and Laura J. Steinberg (Dean, College of Engineering)  READ MORE

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