Researchers honored at Robins Awards

Apr 18, 2017|Comments Off on Researchers honored at Robins Awards

Utah State University's 13th annual Research Week concluded Saturday with students and faculty being recognized [...]

Library Alive During Research Week

Apr 3, 2017|Comments Off on Library Alive During Research Week

On Friday, April 7, USU’s Office of Research and Graduate Studies will kick off its [...]

Alexander Boldyrev named Outstanding Graduate Mentor of the Year

Mar 30, 2017|Comments Off on Alexander Boldyrev named Outstanding Graduate Mentor of the Year

The 2017 recipient of the Outstanding Graduate Mentor of the Year Award is Alexander Boldyrev. [...]

Joann Tschanz D. Wynne Thorne Career Research Award Recipient 2017

Mar 23, 2017|Comments Off on Joann Tschanz D. Wynne Thorne Career Research Award Recipient 2017

JoAnn Tschanz is the recipient Utah State University’s highest research honor, the 2017 D. Wynne [...]

Four USU researchers receive prestigious CAREER grants

Feb 17, 2017|Comments Off on Four USU researchers receive prestigious CAREER grants

Left to right: Yujie Sun, Alexis Ault, Sarah Null and Idalis Villanueva [...]

Dr. Merideth Thompson named 2017 RGS Faculty Fellow

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Merideth Thompson, associate professor in the department of Management, has been selected as the 2017 [...]

Mark McLellan named chair of FDA Science Board

Feb 7, 2017|Comments Off on Mark McLellan named chair of FDA Science Board

On January 1, Utah State University Vice President for Research and Dean of the School [...]

Grad students try crowdfunding to support education

May 19, 2016|Comments Off on Grad students try crowdfunding to support education

“By pledging just one or two dollars, you are helping us in our fervent quest [...]

NIH: eRA Commons Status Screen for PIs Now Mobile Friendly

Jan 14, 2016|Comments Off on NIH: eRA Commons Status Screen for PIs Now Mobile Friendly

Beginning on January 15, 2016, a new URL will be available to PIs for mobile [...]

RGS hires new Business Manager

Apr 1, 2016|Comments Off on RGS hires new Business Manager

On March 21, Michael Torgesen began his career with the Office of Research and Graduate [...]

Recent Utah State graduate, Dustin Ranglack, awarded Southwood Prize

Mar 29, 2016|Comments Off on Recent Utah State graduate, Dustin Ranglack, awarded Southwood Prize

Dustin Ranglack, 2014 graduate of the S.J. and Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources, [...]

Students demonstrate importance of research at Utah’s capitol

Feb 25, 2016|Comments Off on Students demonstrate importance of research at Utah’s capitol

Water shortages, domestic violence education, standardized testing and sustainable agriculture were just a few of [...]

‘I want time for mushrooms.’

Feb 25, 2016|Comments Off on ‘I want time for mushrooms.’

Leslie Forero is wild about mushrooms. And that makes sense, considering her study of things [...]

Undergraduate research grant carves pathway of success for sculptor

Feb 25, 2016|Comments Off on Undergraduate research grant carves pathway of success for sculptor

When thinking about grants awarded for student research, an undergraduate, let alone a sculpture student [...]

Undergraduate Research Fellow selected to represent USU in Washington D.C.

Feb 24, 2016|Comments Off on Undergraduate Research Fellow selected to represent USU in Washington D.C.

Utah State University Undergraduate Research Fellow Erica Hawvermale has been selected to present her research [...]

USU alum returns to coach students on successful oral defenses

Feb 24, 2016|Comments Off on USU alum returns to coach students on successful oral defenses

Twenty-six years after receiving his Ph.D. in ecology from Utah State University, Dr. Lee Foote returned [...]

USU Sunrise Session to highlight emerging technologies of electric travel

Jan 21, 2016|Comments Off on USU Sunrise Session to highlight emerging technologies of electric travel

The technology to charge electric vehicles at rest exists. However, Regan Zane, founder and director [...]

RGS faculty fellow

Jan 20, 2016|Comments Off on RGS faculty fellow

Alexa Sand, Associate Professor of Art History, has accepted an appointment as a RGS Faculty [...]

Translating trans fat

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on Translating trans fat

USU researcher aims to find out how buying and eating habits change when we know [...]

Gobbling up cancer

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on Gobbling up cancer

Turkey are most well-known as the centerpiece of Thanksgiving dinner. In the future, however, [...]

Hope for homeowners

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on Hope for homeowners

USU grad student pinpoints factors in mortgage default and foreclosure   It's the cornerstone of [...]

Homework: Change the world

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on Homework: Change the world

USU undergraduate dives head-first unto research on a dangerous disease. While most college juniors [...]

About USU’s Ecology Center

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on About USU’s Ecology Center

The Ecology Center was founded in the late 1960s as a means of coordinating USU’s [...]

Keeping tabs on the world

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on Keeping tabs on the world

Sometimes, the tiniest transactions can have incredible consequences. This is especially true of the earth's [...]

USTAR at Utah State University

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on USTAR at Utah State University

USTAR (Utah Science, Technology and Research) is a new initiative passed by the Utah legislature [...]

The future of biofuels

Dec 1, 2007|Comments Off on The future of biofuels

USU research turns algae and animal waste into the fuel of the future Time to [...]

In the news

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on In the news

It Didn’t Look a Day Over 7 Million “The Grand Canyon is as much as [...]

Honors and awards

Dec 17, 2015|Comments Off on Honors and awards

Jeannie Banks Thomas (English) received the 2008 Brian McConnell Book Award from The International Society [...]

Growing research

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Growing research

A seed in comparison to a full-grown tree is minuscule, but it’s the seed that [...]

Luminous

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Luminous

USU lab shows the lighter side of sediment dating By Marci Monson How old is [...]

A bird’s eye view

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on A bird’s eye view

If you were a bird flying over Utah, what would you see? USU researcher uses [...]

Getting Her Hands Dirty for Research

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on Getting Her Hands Dirty for Research

by Kinsey Love Improving an orphanage in Mexico takes a little engineering know-how--and [...]

Reading the bones

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Reading the bones

USU researcher discovers a history of war (and peace) as written in human skeletal remains [...]

A Notable Anniversary

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on A Notable Anniversary

Utah State is home to one of the earliest undergraduate research efforts in the nation, [...]

Fear Itself: Understanding Why We’re Afraid of Crime

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on Fear Itself: Understanding Why We’re Afraid of Crime

by Anna McEntire USU grad student finds that even small cues can heighten [...]

The power of the flock

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on The power of the flock

USU researcher looks to the way groups in nature interact to improve autonomous robotic technology [...]

The Science of Shame

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on The Science of Shame

In her master’s thesis and doctoral dissertation, Dansie has examined another powerful emotion: shame. “There [...]

Portrait of a Researcher

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on Portrait of a Researcher

Dansie, a native of East Carbon, Utah, earned her bachelors degree in psychology with a [...]

Access for all

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Access for all

USU researchers are working to help web developers make their websites accessible for all people, [...]

Bridging the equality gap

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Bridging the equality gap

by Marci Monson Career equality for women has been a nationwide, decades-long challenge. Despite many [...]

Healthy food choices 101

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Healthy food choices 101

Undergraduate Researcher lends a hand – and carrot – to her peers by Jacoba Mendelkow [...]

A vegetable intervention

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on A vegetable intervention

When it isn't enough to say "eat more vegetables," USU research points to practical nutrition [...]

The search for a common language

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on The search for a common language

by Jacoba Mendelkow At the beginning of this millennium, scientists sometimes took opposing stances on [...]

Solar Storms: A Communication Problem

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on Solar Storms: A Communication Problem

by Jacoba Poppleton The same atmosphere disturbances that create the northern lights can [...]

Finding a Niche

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Finding a Niche

USU Press extends research image to national readers by Jacoba Mendelkow The May Swenson Poetry [...]

Polar Flights and Space Weather

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on Polar Flights and Space Weather

The Global Assimilation of the Ionospheric Measurements model and other technologies being developed [...]

Carbon Footprints in the Soil

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on Carbon Footprints in the Soil

by Kinsey Love USU research examines forest ecosystems--from the ground up. [...]

Dirt: The Foundation of Our National Parks

Dec 1, 2010|Comments Off on Dirt: The Foundation of Our National Parks

National parks are home to some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes in the [...]

Mixed Media

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Mixed Media

USU grad student fuses two arts and melds the past with the present by Marci [...]

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Dec 1, 2009|Comments Off on Undergraduate Research Opportunities

by Jacoba Mendlekow Have you ever wanted to learn about sagebrush and its relationship [...]