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At the College of Natural Sciences, discovery begins here. Research by our faculty pushes the boundaries of our knowledge – and improves lives. Students, from first-year undergraduates to doctoral candidates, are essential collaborators throughout the process at Colorado State. We know that great research comes from great people and great connections.


Priya Krakker looks to expand the understanding of genetics

Priya Krakker, a biology student at Colorado State University, is learning, researching, and hoping to teach genetics.

Physics Professor Mingzhong Wu named Fellow of the American Physical Society

Mingzhong Wu, professor in the Department of Physics and Director of the Center for Advanced Magnetics, a Program of Research and Scholarly Excellence, has been named a Fellow of the American Physical Society.

Genetic diversity gives wild populations their best chance at long-term survival

Biodiversity expert Chris Funk has co-authored a paper examining genetic variation as a crucial factor for wild populations’ short- and long-term viability.

Hortensia Soto named president-elect of Mathematics Association of America

Hortensia Soto, professor in the Department of Mathematics, has been named the president-elect of the Mathematics Association of America.

The College of Natural Sciences pays differential tuition for all graduate students on a research assistantship (GTA), teaching assistantship (GTA), or other assistantship (GSA).

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