NebraskaSCIENCE Newsletter - November 2018

The research team includes (back row, from left) Kent Steen, Guy Trainin and Wendy Smith; (front row, from left) Leen-Kiat Soh and Gwen Nugent.
The research team includes (back row, from left) Kent Steen, Guy Trainin and Wendy Smith; (front row, from left) Leen-Kiat Soh and Gwen Nugent.

Husker team aims to strengthen Nebraska’s K-8 computer science curriculum

Leen-Kiat Soh is using a National Science Foundation grant to lead an interdisciplinary team of Nebraska researchers in developing and deploying a program aimed at helping the state’s educators effectively teach computer science to a diverse group of K-8 students. Continue reading…

Lai shares magic of chemistry in Faculty 101 podcast

Rebecca LaiFrom biosensors and tenacious science to Harry Potter and fashion, Faculty 101 reflects the many facets of Rebecca Lai, associate professor of chemistry. Lai explains how bits of paper, gold, and DNA could represent the portable future of detecting water contamination and diagnosing disease. Continue reading…

Originally published November 6, 2018 - Submit an Item