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Saturday mornings are for science

Saturday mornings are for science

Maryam Jawaid, Staff Reporter
February 21, 2017
Filed under News, Uncategorized

The best school days growing up were spent watching Bill Nye teach young children more about science. Learning about the effects of our own impact on the Earth is a vital part of every person’s education. Professors at the University of Toledo are continuing these lessons for the Toledo community. Saturday... Read more »

University of Toledo Astronomer appointed to NASA

University of Toledo Astronomer appointed to NASA

Maryam Jawaid, Staff Reporter
January 31, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

Tom Megeath, assistant professor in the department of physics and astronomy, was chosen to serve a three-year term as a member of the executive committee for NASA’s Cosmic Origins Program Analysis Group. Megeath specializes in the formation of stars and planets. “Their intent is to advise NASA... Read more »

University of Toledo holds lecture on climate change

University of Toledo holds lecture on climate change

Morgan Kovacs, News Editor
January 24, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

A lecture about climate change which focused on how we know climate change is real and what we can do about it was presented by  Andy Jorgensen, associate professor of chemistry and environmental sciences. The lecture was presented to a group of about 40 at the Lake Erie Center on January 19. According... Read more »

Saturday Morning Science returns to the University of Toledo

Saturday Morning Science returns to the University of Toledo

Morgan Kovacs, Staff Writer
February 24, 2016
Filed under News

The chemistry department began its annual event, Saturday Morning Science, at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 20 on the University of Toledo’s Main Campus. This is the 11th year of Saturday Morning Science, which hosts guest speakers from around the country. Each speaker for this program devotes an hour or two of... Read more »

NASA gives the University of Toledo grant for new education programs

NASA gives the University of Toledo grant for new education programs

Riley Sproul, Staff Reporter
November 11, 2015
Filed under News, Top Stories

After receiving funding from NASA, UT is leading several campuses in an initiative to change the teaching standard for sciences, On Tuesday October 27th, University of Toledo President Sharon Gaber announced the successful funding of a $10 million project by NASA. UT will receive roughly $2.5 million... Read more »

Chemistry Lecturer Speaks at University of Toledo

Riley Sproul, Staff Reporter
October 7, 2015
Filed under News

John Warner gave a lecture on Green Chemistry in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department and the recent addition of the University of Toledo’s School of Green Chemistry and Engineering. Green Chemistry is a program in which chemists try to find new ways to create... Read more »

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