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Mary Lou Bailey is awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

CSEP is proud to announce that former UCSB undergraduate student and CSEP SIMS Program Coordinator, Mary Lou Bailey has been awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

AAAS gives honorable mention to Tanya Das for her poster

The American Association for the Advancement of Science gives honorable mention to Tanya Das, ECE PhD Candidate, for her Education poster Assessment of an Undergraduate Engineering Design Capstone Course. Tanya worked with CSEP's Evaluation and Assessment Program Manager, Lubi Lenaberg on this project with the UCSB Mechanical Engineering Department.

http://www.aaas.org/...

Third Annual Art of Science Competition

The Schuller Lab and the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships at the California Nanosystems Institute are pleased to announce the third annual "Art of Science" competition.

Submissions due Friday, January 29, 2016

See website for competition guidelines and more details: art-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu

First-place will receive a $250 amazon gift card. Prizes of smaller amounts will also be awarded to second, third-place and community vote winners.

UCSB’s Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science is named an outstanding regional role model

Celebrate NanoDays 2015

Celebrate  NanoDays™ 2015

Sponsored by:  California NanoSystems Institute, Center for Nanotechnology and Society, National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

April 11, 2015 11:00am-3:00pm and April 12, 2015 12:00-3:00pm at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. 

Saturday April 11 NanoDays has sponsored free admission for the museum.

Art of Science Competition Now Open

Just a reminder -- 2 weeks until the submission deadline!

The Schuller Lab and the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships at the California Nanosystems Institute announce the second annual "Art of Science" competition.

Submissions due Friday, February 20, 2015

See website for competition guidelines and more details: art-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu

First-place will receive a $250 amazon gift card. Prizes of smaller amounts will also be awarded to second, third-place and community vote winners.

NanoDays April 5-6, 2014

Join us this weekend for some awesome and small science presented by UCSB's California Nano Systems Institute, Center for Nanotechnology and Society and the National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network at the beautiful Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. 

This event is free Saturday, April 5 11:00am-3:00pm and Sunday, April 6 12:00-3:00pm.  

Help reduce our carbon footprint by walking, biking, carpooling or taking the MTD Bus Line 22 to the Museum.

 

Beckman Scholar Madison Cornwell Contributes to "Paper of the Week" on Alzheimer's Disease Mouse Models

Madison Cornwell, a 2011 Beckman Scholar, contributed to a study published by Prof. Kenneth Kosik's lab as a Paper of the Week in the Journal of Biological Chemistry:

http://www.jbc.org/content/early/2013/06/04/jbc.M112.436402

See the press release for more information:

http://www.ia.ucsb.edu/pa/display.aspx?pkey=3055

the art of science first annual competition

the art of science first annual competition organized by the PDS, the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships at CNSI, and the Schuller Lab.

Can you see beauty in your science?

Edith Rodriguez, JKC 2012 and INSET 2013 intern, speaks at Aspen Award Ceremony

Edith Rodriguez, Cooke Bridges 2012 and INSET 2013 intern, speaks at Aspen Award Ceremony about her personal story as a community college student.  To watch this inspirational video please link here