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Ravishankara named a Foreign Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy

University Distinguished Professor recognized for achievements in science spanning four-decade-long career.

Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks author Rebecca Skloot to speak at virtual Murray Honors Visiting Scholar event Nov. 10

Over 10 years, Rebecca Skloot researched and wrote The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, which investigates the personal stories, family history, and scientific implications surrounding HeLa cells. The Immortal Life raises questions about race, class, and bioethics in America.

Revising climate models with new CSU field data

Aerosol particles play a large role in how much heat is absorbed or deflected by the atmosphere. Understanding how long they stay aloft can improve both human health and global climate modeling.

Chemistry student receives competitive national fellowship

Mariel Price received the Graduate Women in Science Fellowship to aid in research toward transforming plastics using light-driven methods



Elements Magazine

Magazine cover page featuring seven women from the Department of Computer Science.


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