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School of Science Students Inducted into National Honor Societies

School of Science Students Inducted into National Honor Societies

On April 19 and 28, 2016, 44 juniors and seniors from the School of Science students were inducted into two premiere national honor societies.  Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest academic honor society and Phi Kappa Phi is the oldest all-discipline honor society in the United States. Phi Beta Kappa Inductees Name Major Syndi…

Mathematics Major Selected as a National Goldwater Scholar

Mathematics Major Selected as a National Goldwater Scholar

TCNJ Mathematics major Rebecca Santorella ‘17 has been selected as a 2016 Goldwater Scholar. Chemistry majors Sara Martin ‘17 and Tanya Townsend ‘17 were also selected for honorable mention in this year’s national competition. Congratulations to Rebecca and her mentor Dr. Jana Gevertz, Sara and her mentor Dr. Danielle Guarracino, and Tanya and her mentor Dr. Abby O’Connor. Goldwater Scholars are chosen as a result of a highly selective national competition which honors exceptional undergraduate students who plan to pursue graduate degrees in the STEM fields and careers in research.

Dean of TCNJ’s School of Science Receives National Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

Dean of TCNJ’s School of Science Receives National Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) has selected Jeffrey Osborn, dean of TCNJ’s School of Science, as one of two recipients of the 2016 CUR Fellows Award. The national CUR Fellows Award recognizes individuals who have a sustained record of research excellence, characterized by activities ranging from extensive mentoring of undergraduate researchers, achievements of significant research outcomes, and leading efforts to institutionalize undergraduate research on their home campuses and across the nation.

TCNJ Computer Science Department Hosts 24-Hour Hackathon

TCNJ Computer Science Department Hosts 24-Hour Hackathon

The Department of Computer Science and TCNJ’s student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) will host HackTCNJ 2016 on February 27-28, 2016, in the Education Building, room 212. Hacking is all about building things that you always wanted to have but no one has built it yet. It’s to come up with an amazing idea and work tirelessly on it. It is to fail, and fail again until you achieve your goals. Try out new things and learn while becoming a hacker at HackTCNJ.

School of Science Hosts Distinguished Interdisciplinary Scholar

School of Science Hosts Distinguished Interdisciplinary Scholar

The School of Science at TCNJ is honored to host distinguished, interdisciplinary scientist Dr. Larry Abbott for our Spring 2016 Colloquium Series, on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, from 12:30-1:30 pm in the Education Building, room 212. The lecture will be followed by lunch reception.

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