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Marilyn Shirk ’73

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Excellence in Caring

Advocating for self-care, one nurse specialist helps lead a transformation

September 18, 2019
Historic photograph of MSMU nursing students

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The claim to BSN fame

The story behind the race to start California’s first nursing baccalaureate degree

September 11, 2019
girls working on crafts

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Making is Learning

Welcome to the Mount Makerspace, where students are encouraged to design, experiment, build and invent.

September 11, 2019

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Double bond

Chemistry professor’s charge to students: Do undergrad research and advocate for your rights.

August 2, 2019

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Coding with Google

The Mount is one of the universities picked to host Applied Computing Series courses offered by Google.

March 10, 2019

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Teaching the code

Professor envisions machine-learning courses for computer science majors and non-STEM students alike.

March 10, 2019
Esmeralda Carrera '21 examines soil samples she's testing in Dr. Stacey Peterson's honors biology lab.

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Answers in the earth?

Honors biology students analyze campus soil as part of international search for new, effective antibiotics.

October 18, 2018
Celeste Tobar '19 presenting results from her summer research experience at UCLA.

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Impact research

STEM scholars share research from highly selective summer research programs.

September 25, 2018

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Persevering in science

A cancer survivor, Outstanding Alum Awardee Chamelli Jhappan '79 now helps manage government funding for cancer research.

September 6, 2018
Three students from the Mount's award-winning Global Women in STEM and Policy undergraduate research program.

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Diversity in STEM award

Mount Saint Mary’s honored for engaging more students in science and research excellence.

August 15, 2018
University wins a $1.3 million grant from the National Science Foundation.

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Building STEM capacity

University wins $1.3 million STEM-building grant from the National Science Foundation.

August 8, 2018

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A STEM believer

Chamelli Jhappan ’79 talks about the need for women in STEM and how the Mount propelled her career.

November 8, 2017
Gladys Olivares '17

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Formula for success

Numbers and algorithms are beautiful to Gladys Olivares ’17, a math major with a minor in fine art.

November 6, 2017
Feature Research River

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Outdoor labs

From the lab to the field to the water, summertime is research time at the Mount.

September 21, 2017