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Winter 2022 Teacher Professional Development Workshops

Teachers learning 3D Printing and Modeling

Register today for the Winter 2022 Teacher Professional Development! Workshops include 3D Printing, Coding and Polymer Science.

MSU Announces RFID Tag Validation Program

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The Axia Institute of Michigan State University announced the creation of Axia Lab™, a premier research and consulting service leading the way in radio frequency identification (RFID) tagged item assessments, testing, compliance, and technical implementations.

New Director of Research & Development

Michigan State University’s Axia Institute Promotes Bahar Aliakbarian, Ph.D. to Director of Research & Development

Michigan State University’s Axia Institute Lead Researcher, Bahar Aliakbarian, Ph.D., has been promoted to Director of Research & Development.

Virtual Middle School Camp Offers A Medley Of Engaging Activities

Dr. Gina Malczewski, Midland ACS, guiding students through an experiment via Zoom.

This summer’s ACS STEAM Stew IV Virtual Summer Camp offered five days of fun, hands-on lessons covering silicones, microscopy, plant toxicology, tessellations, bioplastics, science ethics, Mars, fractals, 3D printing, and the effect of light on interior design.

Student Researchers Contribute To Atmospheric Carbon Project

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MSU St. Andrews particiated in this summer’s virtual ACS Project SEED Pilot Program with a project focused on Atmospheric Carbon & Global Climate Change: Making chemicals from atmospheric carbon using chemistry and statistical modeling tools.

Meet Our Research Team

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With backgrounds in chemistry, materials science, and more, our staff members research to solve real-world problems and pass on their knowledge to those participating in various St. Andrews’ experiences.

Turner J. Alfrey Visiting Professorship Program Spring 2022

Molecular Chemistry

Michigan State University and the St. Andrews’ staff are proud to continue the Turner J. Alfrey Visiting Professorship program for spring 2022. Please check back soon for event details.

Students Gain New STEM Skills Through Virtual Workshop

Student designed and printed 3D cases to store their Circuit Playground Express microcontroller.

Over six Saturdays during March and April, thirty-nine middle school students from the Great Lakes Bay area and surrounding regions took part in an interactive virtual workshop focused on basic Programming and 3D Printing.

STEAM Stew IV Virtual Summer Camp

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The STEAM Stew IV virtual summer camp, scheduled for August 2-6, is free, and open to students entering grades 6 through 8 in the fall of 2021. Register now through June 18.

Summer Research Program Update

It is with regret that we announce the cancellation of the MSU St. Andrews Summer Research program set to take place June-August 2021.