Feather Star from Jurassic Period Named after President Zelenskyy

Ausichicrinites zelenskyyithe first Jurassic comatulid (feather star) from the African continent, has been named in honor of Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the sixth and current president of Ukraine. Ausichicrinites zelenskyyi from the upper part of the Antalo Limestone Formation, Ethiopia. Scale bars – 10 mm in (a, c, e, f and g) and 1 mm in (b, … Read more

79 OSU Student-Athletes Named To Spring Academic Honor Roll

Story Links SAN FRANCISCO – A total of 79 Oregon State student-athletes across seven sports have been named to the Pac-12 Conference’s Spring Academic Honor Roll, which was announced on Tuesday. To be eligible, student-athletes must have at least a 3.3 cumulative grade point average. OSU women’s track and field led … Read more

OU Welcome Center to be Named in Honor of Significant Gift From Jones Family

Home to the OU Welcome Center and Office of Admissions and Recruitment, Jacobson Hall offers prospective students and their families a first impression of the university, with guided tours of OU’s nationally recognized campus beginning on its front steps. During the 2021-22 school year, OAR hosted more than 17,000 campus tours with prospective students and … Read more

John Walter Named CEO of Food Allergy Science Initiative | Business

CAMBRIDGE, Mass .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Jun 24, 2022– The Food Allergy Science Initiative (FASI) today named veteran healthcare research leader John Walter as CEO of the food allergy research organization. Walter had served as chief operating officer for FASI since January of this year. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: … Read more

Animal science professor named Walther H. Ott Professor in Avian Biology

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Ramesh Ramachandran, professor of reproductive biology at Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences, has been named the Walther H. Ott Professor in Avian Biology. “I am honored to be recognized,” Ramachandran said. “I had the opportunity to meet with Dr. Ott when I joined Penn State as a young assistant professor … Read more

Geosciences professor named director of Penn State planetary science consortium

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Christopher House, professor of geosciences, will serve as director of the Consortium for Planetary and Exoplanetary Sciences and Technology (CPEST) at Penn State, effective July 1. Founded in 2020, the consortium unites scientists and engineers across Penn State studying how planets form, evolve and become habitable and working to detect and … Read more

ASU faculty named Association for Psychological Science Fellow for outstanding research

June 7, 2022 Arizona State University Associate Professor Michael Varnum was recently announced as a 2021 Association for Psychological Science Fellow. Varnum is an evolutionary social psychologist and primary investigator for the Culture and Ecology Labwhere he conducts research on cultural variation and the causes of cultural change. Associate Professor Michael Varnum was … Read more

Collin Stultz named co-director and MIT lead of the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology | MIT News

Collin M. Stultz, the Nina T. and Robert H. Rubin Professor in Medical Engineering and Science at MIT, has been named co-director of the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology (HST), and associate director of MIT’s Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES), effective June 1. IMES is HST’s home at MIT. Stultz is … Read more

Food Science’s Wang Named Fulbright U.S. Scholar for 2022-23

submitte Bumpers College’s Ya-Jane Wang will spend four months in Brazil at the Federal University of Pelotas assisting in research and teaching on the evaluation of rice quality. Ya-Jane Wang, professor of carbohydrate chemistry in the Department of Food Science, has received a Fulbright US Scholarship to teach and conduct research in … Read more