Spring 2023 issue


Spring 2023 Previews

Greener energy

An early-career scientist harnesses light and air to catalyze industrial reactions, with the goal of creating environmentally friendly technologies.

Applied potential

A first-gen undergrad dives into research and masters an in-demand electrochemistry technique – as a sophomore.

The buzz on probiotics

A grad student investigates a popular but problematic beekeeping product – and works to enact change as a science policy advocate.

Bee Business

From a grad school discovery on pheromones to launching a business, a researcher and an alum are taking a big swing for bees.

Beyond the gut

A grad student discovery sparks a USDA-funded study on how common beekeeping treatments impact honey bee reproductive health.

High school students Fully Porter & Nicholas Alejandro load samples into a nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometer


Promising local high school students get to work in university research labs with faculty mentors, thanks to the Draelos Science Scholars program.

Undergraduate David Miller at Old Town Draught House

Military to Mental Health

A veteran undergraduate researcher explores how military training impacts mental health in civilian life – and finds a new way to serve.

Social Media