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Tag: Research

MU faculty member co-leads study to create a pain-free, no calibration required, glucose test device

Director of biomedical innovations at the MU School of Medicine Institute for Clinical and Translational Science aimed to provide aid to the diabetic community.

MU awarded $5.2 million by National Science Foundation

The grant will be used to establish the Advancing Research and its Impact on Society Center.

Artful Bra event raises money for Ellis Fischel Cancer Center patients

Multiple categories encouraged creativity in entries, with bids starting from $1.25 to $100.

MU professor publishes study on flipped classrooms at elementary level

The study also aimed to understand the outcomes based on the instructor being certified as an elementary mathematics specialist.

MU professor receives 2018 Nobel Prize in chemistry

Smith is the first MU professor to ever receive this award.

Topping Off Celebration is thrown for progress on plant growth facility

The East Campus Plant Growth Facility, a $28.2 million project, will finish construction in April, creating new opportunities for the MU plant community.

‘Driving While Black in Columbia’ addresses the difference between racial disparities in law enforcement and discrimination

9.7 percent of Columbia’s population account for 24 to 33 percent of vehicle stops.

Senior’s MU career rooted in research

Skyler Kramer has worked in a different lab every year of college, exploring all manner of subjects.

MU assistant professor reveals research on the mental health effects of breaking up and getting back together

Kale Monk’s study shows evidence that anxiety and depression can be a result of on-again, off-again relationships.

MU professor’s research on effects of BPA defies FDA statement

Cheryl Rosenfeld’s study shows evidence against FDA statement on the effects of BPA on rats’ brains.

Professors break ground in political science, medicine and social interaction this year

Research discoveries, publications and fellowship opportunities show how professors are shaping MU and the world.

Professors recognized for accomplishments in research and service

Research advancements and citizenship service recognized through UM System President's Awards.

Life Sciences Week brings together posters, speakers, scientists across MU’s campus

Life Sciences Week took place from April 9-14 and was sponsored by the MU School of Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources.

MU freshman nursing student researches lymphedema

As the Sinclair School of Nursing’s first Discovery Fellow, Rachael Hillyer was awarded $2,000 and the opportunity to conduct research with an MU professor.

College of Education research finds principals’ teacher evaluations accurate after completing professional training

The Network for Educator Effectiveness was created in 2011 with the help of Christi Bergin, research professor in the College of Education.

New programs to expand MU research, creative activities and economic development

Cartwright introduced a five-year plan to gain the attention of national research centers in the hopes of doubling MU’s funding.

Research begins for personal financial planning department based on Investment Risk Tolerance Assessment

Created in 1999, the free assessment determines a person’s willingness to take financial risks based on a 13-question survey.

MU professor’s research leads to discoveries in the prevention of disease spread by mosquitoes

Susanta Behura and his colleagues speculate that the disease can be prevented if mosquitoes’ receptors are manipulated.

Survey reports recent MU graduate success in career outcomes

The survey gathered data from almost 76 percent of alumni from the fall 2016, spring 2017 and summer 2017 graduating classes.

MU doctoral student investigates how understanding terrorist propaganda can aid fight against terrorism

Douglas Wilbur researched how terrorist propaganda is constructed and viewed by investigating an online propaganda magazine used by the Islamic State group.