.EDUconnections shines a spotlight on a new University or Community College each month recognizing the scientific achievements of their faculty and exceptional students and sharing their science and educational news. Examples of these Spotlight features are listed below.

JSU Ph.D. student appointed to national research council committee
Jeanne Mogusu’s appointment to national research committee is featured in the Jackson State University’s October 2009 Spotlight.


Genome sequencing speeds ability to improve soybeans
Purdue’s March 2010 Spotlight features genome sequencing research enabling ability to improve soybeans


2010 Summer Cancer Research Training Program
Tuskegee University’s June 2010 Spotlight recognizes The Morehouse School of Medicine’s Cancer Research Training Program.


Center for Sustainable Energy
Read about Bronx Community College’s Center for Sustainable Energy in their June 2010 Spotlight.

Meharchand wins National Women in Science award
Michigan State’s Rhiannon Meharchand is recognized in their August 2010 Spotlight for winning the National Women in Science award.


Prof. Madhavan Nair's groundbreading research may lead to new hope in the battle
Prof. Madhaven Nair’s neuro-AIDS research is shown on Florida International University’s September 2010 Spotlight.Visit the University Spotlight Archive and Community College Spotlight Archive for complete institutional features.     
Last updated on Friday 29 April 2016