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New Interdisciplinary BA and BS Programs in Neuroscience Launched

April 11, 2018

Neuroscience is uncovering new insights into the biological basis of behavior and thought. With the new BA in cognitive neuroscience and BS in neuroscience, CCAS students are on the forefront of an emerging field.

Paul Wahlbeck

Paul Wahlbeck Named CCAS Interim Dean

April 11, 2018
Paul Wahlbeck, CCAS vice dean for programs and research and professor of political science, will serve as interim dean of the college following the departure of Dean Ben Vinson in July.
A painting of a sea turtle by Assistant Professor of Chemistry Erik Rodriguez made entirely from bacteria-expressing fluorescent

Living Art: When a Chemistry Lab Doubles as an Art Studio

April 11, 2018

Chemistry’s Erik Rodriguez uses fluorescent proteins to unlock cellular secrets. But he’s also found another use for the multi-colored microbes: paint for creating his own protein portraits from living material.

Luther Rice Fellow Eva Gustafson (far left) prepares student dancer Annie Mancuso (far right) for her upcoming production.

Art + Science = A Hybrid Project Combining Politics and Dance

April 11, 2018

Political science and dance major Eva Gustafson combined her fields of study into a Luther Rice Undergraduate Fellowship dance production that celebrates the journey of American women through the eyes of Eleanor Roosevelt and Hillary Clinton.