ASU STEM News

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Research at undergraduate level launches students into chosen fields

“This opportunity will help me in my future career in the medical field, because I now have a good background in antibiotic resistance.” Continue Reading…

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Earth Sciences students receive scholarship and recognition

“This scholarship also allows me be more selective in my free time including participating in the ASU GeoClub and writing research papers, rather than having to work.” Continue Reading…

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Biology students monitor abandoned mines

“To photograph this rare and exclusive species in the wild was a groundbreaking discovery,” Cerny said. Continue Reading…

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Another valley native makes most of Adams State to launch future dreams

“I was encouraged by multiple professors to conduct undergraduate research focusing on a topic that interests me.” Continue Reading…

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Zacheis Planetarium announces April and May schedule

As always, admission is free for everyone, just check in at the front desk. Continue Reading…

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Alamosa native Scott Clayton finds success at Adams State and under the hood of a car

“But I am inherently good with math, and soon realized it was not too difficult. The upper level classes have been more challenging, but not impossible.” Continue Reading…

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Zacheis Planetarium announces March schedule

As always, admission is free for everyone, just check in at the front desk. Continue Reading…

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ASU STEM Saturdays begin February 24

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

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Zacheis Planetarium announces January/February schedule

As always, admission is free for everyone, just check in at the front desk. Continue Reading…

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North Carolina teacher pursues Adams State master's degree through distance learning

“My goal is to be the most amazing science teacher my students will ever have,” she says from her home in North Carolina. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives new Upward Bound Math-Science grant

Students in three San Luis Valley school districts will benefit from the Upward Bound Math-Science (UBMS) program, funded by a new grant to Adams State University from the Department of Education. Continue Reading…

Still time to register for ASU STEM Saturdays

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

ASU STEM Saturdays begin September 16

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

Adams State professor contributes to ground breaking research

Adams State University's Dr. Jared Beeton, professor of physical geography, contributed to the research on the Cerutti Mastodon site. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives National Science Foundation grant

Developing virtual classrooms that expand course choices for students is the goal of a new National Science Foundation (NSF) grant recently awarded to Adams State University. Continue Reading…

ASU STEM Saturdays has updated schedule

Water is one of the most common substances on earth, but without it, life would not exist. Continue Reading…

Adams State announces staff for NSF ADVANCE grant project

Funded by a $249,571 grant through the National Science Foundation's ADVANCE IT-Catalyst program, the project aims to increase diversity and gender equity among Adams State's faculty. Continue Reading…

Applications due for Adams State Summer High School Robotics Apprenticeship

Interested high school students must apply for the apprenticeships by February 28, 2017. Continue Reading…

Zacheis Planetarium announces movie schedule

As always, admission is free for everyone, just check in at the front desk. Continue Reading…

ASU STEM Saturdays begin February 11

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

Legacy of William A. Porter lives on through Porter Scholars Program

William Porter and his wife, Joan, established the Porter Scholars Program in 2007 through the largest gift in Adams State history: $5.8 million worth of stock in E*TRADE, which he founded in 1983. Continue Reading…

Zacheis Planetarium public program continues through the fall semester

The Adams State University Zacheis Planetarium has released the free public showings schedule through December 2016. Continue Reading…

Amber (Harlan) Price, M.D. named Adams State 2016 Exceptional New Alumna

She's just begun her medical residency, and is well on her way to achieving her childhood dream of becoming an orthopaedic surgeon. Continue Reading…

Zacheis Planetarium continues free movies in October

As always, admission is free for everyone, just check in at the front desk. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives NSF grant to advance women faculty in the sciences

The resulting plan will include strategies to improve the recruitment, retention, and advancement of women faculty, and in particular of Latinas. Continue Reading…

The ASU Observatory will host an open house on October 8

“Bring a USB thumb drive and you can take your photos home with you that night. Or, for a five dollar donation, we can give you a thumb drive with your photos on it.” Continue Reading…

ASU Lunchtime Talk will feature lecture about hemp industry

Although given an arbitrary definition of below 0.3 percent THC, industrial hemp can genetically be separated from marijuana. Continue Reading…

Register now for fall 2016 STEM Saturdays

Participants will use CHOREOGRAPHE to program the NAO Robot and make it move, play music, dance, talk, and many other activities. Continue Reading…

Adams State welcomes SLV Migrant Education Program

The Migrant Education Program is now located on ASU's campus at the southeast corner of Second St. and Richardson Ave. (1424 Second St.) Continue Reading…

Adams State HSI Week begins September 12

The Adams State University Hispanic Serving Institution Week celebration will be held from September 12 through September 16, with each day representing a specific theme. Continue Reading…