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Moon, Saturn Viewed During July Stargazing Event

Researcher explains astronomy lesson with moon photo in background

Next Event August 14 at 10 am

MSU Bringing Master’s of Engineering to Midland

Nexteer employees working on simulator in plant

Enroll Now for January Courses!

Family Stargazing April 28 Not Impeded by Rain

Professor Edmund Stark providing an astronomy lesson to a family

The stargazing event on April 28 was unfortunately impeded by clouds and light rain, but the fun and learning continued indoors. MSU researcher, Edmund Stark, provided in introduction to astronomy by explaining astronomical sizes and distances. Using a globe to model the Earth, he described the sizes of the moon, other planets, other moons, and the sun, relative to the globe, the…

MSU to Offer Chemistry Laboratory Courses in Midland this Summer

Beakers in lab

Next session begins July 6. Enroll now!

Application Now Open for Summer Research Internships

Student researcher. Kiley Mowry

Application deadline is April 15

Local Teachers Become Students for a Day

Teachers gathered around a computer

Area teachers recently committed a day to their own education by attending a full day workshop at MSU St. Andrews. Their goal: to learn about 3D design and printing in order to incorporate the concepts into their student lesson plans. MSU researchers Bob Bubeck and Tracy Zhang hosted separate two groups of teachers on March 21 and 22. Teachers in attendance were…

Girls’ Science Club Visits St. Andrews

Group middle school aged girls and two teachers

N.E. Middle School students engage in 3D printing; learn about materials science

2016 Summer Interns Present Research Findings

Three students presenting in front of a group

Parents, mentors and members of the community were treated to an evening of science when 12 summer interns presented their research project findings on August 18, 2016. Students had applied for the internship positions in April, and were selected from a very competitive pool of Midland area high school juniors. After matching their experience and interests to the available projects, students were…

Iterative Prototyping Design Strategy for the Facility Rotunda

Wall Mural of a galaxy in Midland

Mural of the Carina Nebula – The NASA image superimposes false-color gas features observed with the Hubble Space Telescope over a stellar field observed with the 4 meter Blanco Telescope at CTIO in Chile.

St. Andrews Facility Renovation Planning “Now Under STEAM”

MSU monument sign in front of St. Andrews building

Renovations will improve accessibility for all audiences and integrate art as well as science, engineering, technology, and mathematics into the design.