Dr. Shastri awarded Tri College University Excellence in Innovation and Adaptive Education Award

Dr. Ananda Shastri (Physics & Astronomy) has been awarded the Tri College University Excellence in Innovation and Adaptive Education Award. Each of the five TCU partner campuses had one recipient of this award that honors a faculty member for: Excellence, innovation/creativity and the use of technology in producing high-quality education under the challenge of limited time allowed for transition to […]

MSUM Physics and Astronomy Seminar: Faculty Presentation

Friday, Nov. 9 | 3 p.m. | Hagen Hall 325 Using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance to Study Glassy Sodium Ionic Conductors – Dr. Ananda Shastri Sodium ionic conducting glasses have application in sodium batteries. There is great interest and economic potential in developing sodium batteries to store electrical energy generated from solar and wind farms. In this talk, we discuss a sodium-based glass recently […]

Trinidad Abroad interest meetings

Sept. 18 & 26 | 7-7:30 p.m. | CMU 225 Trinidad Abroad will host the first of two interest meetings this Tuesday at 7 p.m. in CMU 225. If you’re curious about this unique study-abroad opportunity, come on by and find out more. You can complete MUS 315 “World Music” (a LASC Goal 8 “Global Studies” course!) on the warm […]

Lifelong Journey

MSUM Couple Continues Education at Stanford University By Danielle Rebel It took traveling nearly 7,700 miles from Ethiopia to Minnesota for Iwnetim (Tim) Abate, 2015 (Physics), and Loza Tadesse, 2016 (Chemistry), to meet.