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Summer Research Pivots To Virtual Program During Pandemic

Student researcher at home.

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2020 MSU St. Andrews Summer Research program was held virtually for six weeks from June 22 through July 31.

Virtual STEAM Summer Camp Goes “Crystal Crazy”

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“Crystal Crazy” virtual summer camp shines a light on the science of crystals and their significance in our everyday lives.

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.

FREE In-Person STEAM Stew V Summer Camp: “H2 Whoa!”

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FREE hands-on in-person summer camp. Register today through, Tuesday, July 22, 2022 at 11:59 pm.

FREE Virtual STEAM Stew V Summer Camp: “Crystal Crazy”

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FREE hands-on virtual summer camp. Register today through, Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 11:59 pm.

Apply Today! Summer Research Fellowship 2022

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Apply today through April 11 for the opportunity to participate in a unique summer learning experience performing hands-on research alongside St. Andrews’ faculty.

Teacher Professional Development Workshops

Teachers learning 3D Printing and Modeling

Check back soon for March and April training dates. SCHECH hours included with all workshops.

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.