Dissertation Completion Fellowships Awarded

April 17, 2019

Josh McKenney and Sten Delos were both awarded the Dissertation Completion Fellowship from the Graduate School. Dissertation Completion Fellowships support doctoral students in the final year of their dissertation by enabling them to focus full time on research and writing. Recipients cannot hold … Continued

Michele Kelly wins the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 17, 2019

Michele Kelly, Royster Fellow, wins the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) helps ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science and engineering in the United States and reinforces its … Continued

Janssens selected among the 2019 APS Outstanding Referees

March 21, 2019

Dr. Robert V. Janssens, Edward G. Bilpuch Distinguished Professor, has been chosen as one of the 2019 American Physical Society’s Outstanding Referees of the Physical Review journals. The Outstanding Referee program was instituted in 2008 to recognize scientists who have … Continued

Gupta named top 300 Scholar in Regeneron Science Talent Search

March 15, 2019

The Society for Science & the Public announced Abhijit Gupta a top 300 scholar in the 78th Regeneron Science Talent Search for his research project involving gravitational waves from pulsating compact stars. The Regeneron Science Talent Search (Regeneron STS), a program … Continued

An Origin Story

January 23, 2019

On the northern tip of Ireland, where the North Sea meets the Atlantic, waves smash into 40,000 ancient, hexagon-shaped pillars at Giant’s Causeway — the result of a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. Small pools form in the cracks … Continued

Maggie Hilderbran named Marshall Scholar

December 7, 2018

Maggie is one of 40 Americans selected for the one- and two-year awards, which provide university fees, cost of living expenses, annual book grants, thesis grant, research and daily travel grants and fares to and from the United States, an … Continued