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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.

RESEARCH NEWS

Psychology graduate student Andrew Huebert wins Psychonomic Society Graduate Travel Award

Andrew Huebert, a graduate student studying cognitive psychology at Colorado State University, was selected as a recipient of the 2020 Psychonomic Society’s Graduate Travel Award.

Key early steps in gene expression captured in real time by CSU researchers

For the first time, CSU researchers have observed early RNA transcription dynamics by recording where, when and how RNA polymerase enzymes kick off transcription by binding to a DNA sequence.

Assistant professor develops novel methods for analyzing microbiome data

Human microbiome research seeks to better understand the role of our microbial communities and how they interact with their host, respond to their environment and influence disease. 

Study uncovers safety concerns with some air purifiers marketed for COVID-19

Joint university research finds some air purifiers may actually increase harmful airborne chemicals.

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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