Category: Academic Success

Joseph Taylor in a NASA lab with plants
October 7, 2019

One Giant Leaf for Mankind

Joseph Taylor is helping NASA learn how to grow vegetables in space to feed astronauts journeying to the moon and Mars. With plans to establish a permanent base on the moon’s surface in the next decade or

September 3, 2019

The First Week of School—2nd Time Around

The College Advising Corps is a great program in working on improving the college-going culture in high schools, but it only works if the students actually see what you are doing.

A male and female student jump for a photo opp in front of a canyon
September 1, 2019

GeoJourney Along the Colorado River

Every year, students in the University Honors and Scholars Programs (UHSP) are invited to apply to participate in a once-in-a-lifetime geosciences field course exploring along the path of the iconic Colorado River. The course is