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Cosmic Girl: Dean's Honored Graduate Aditi Ray Allen

Cosmic Girl: Dean's Honored Graduate Aditi Ray Allen

In this audio slideshow Aditi Ray Allen, one of the college's 2012 Dean's Honored Graduates, talks about learning to unicycle.

Meet the 2012 Dean's Honored Graduates

Meet the 2012 Dean's Honored Graduates

Dean’s Honored Graduate is the highest honor awarded to graduating seniors in the College of Natural Sciences. Honorees exhibit excellence in the classroom as well as substantial achievement in scientific research, an independent intellectual pursuit, or exceptional service and leadership to the college and university. Read more about this year's...
Physics Research Leads to Goldwater Scholarship for CNS senior

Physics Research Leads to Goldwater Scholarship for CNS senior

Will Berdanier shares his excitement about being named a Goldwater Scholar.

David Laude Appointed Graduation Rate Champion at The University of Texas at Austin

David Laude Appointed Graduation Rate Champion at The University of Texas at Austin

As part of a strategic plan to increase the university's four-year graduation rate, Laude has been appointed senior vice provost of enrollment and graduation management and will oversee efforts to streamline the undergraduate experience.

Scaling Up Student Research Requires New Thinking

The college's Freshman Research Initiative is at the vanguard of higher ed reform.

Astronomy Student Wins $20,000 Mitchell Student Grand Prize Award for Academic Excellence

Astronomy Student Wins $20,000 Mitchell Student Grand Prize Award for Academic Excellence

George Miller, astronomy senior and Dean’s Scholar in the College of Natural Sciences, has won the $20,000 grand prize in the University Co-operative Society’s George H. Mitchell Awards for Academic Excellence.
Physics and Biochemistry Undergraduates Win Goldwater Scholarships

Physics and Biochemistry Undergraduates Win Goldwater Scholarships

The Goldwater Scholarship is the premier undergraduate award of its type in mathematics, natural sciences and engineering.

Spotlight on Undergraduate Research: Nadia Khan

Spotlight on Undergraduate Research: Nadia Khan

A College of Natural Sciences student gets the spotlight during the university's Research Week.

Dreams of the Young Scientist

Dreams of the Young Scientist

Neurobiology major Rose Nguyen takes her camera out on campus to find out what her fellow College of Natural Sciences students dream of becoming.

How College Students Drink

How College Students Drink

When considering college students and their drinking patterns through college, not everyone is the same, says Dr. Kim Fromme, Professor of Clinical Psychology and member of the Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research.