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AugSTEM Scholars Program: Application deadline May 30, 2019

submitted by dores@augsburg.edu

Applications are now open for the 2019-20 AugSTEM Scholars Program.

The AugSTEM program is designed to support Augsburg juniors and seniors who wish to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Funded by the National Science Foundation, AugSTEM Scholars receive scholarships of $5,000, $7,500 and $10,000 per student per year (differences in award amounts correspond to levels of financial need). Scholars also become a part of the STEM community at Augsburg with opportunities for summer research, faculty mentoring, and career development.

Eligibility:

-Enrolled full-time in a STEM major (biology, biopsychology, chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, mathematics, or physics)
-Within 5 semesters of graduating as of Fall 2019
-Major GPA of 3.0 or higher
-U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident
-Demonstrated financial need via FAFSA

Application deadline: May 30, 2019 at midnight.

(Check out the 2019-20 NSF Aspire Scholarship if you are 7 semesters away from graduating and/or have a major GPA of 2.75).

Incoming community college transfer students and Augsburg students who began their college careers at community colleges are encouraged to apply as well as students who began at Augsburg.

For more information, go to: http://www.augsburg.edu/stem/augstem/

Questions? Contact stem@augsburg.edu

2019-20 NSF Aspire Scholarship: Application deadline May 30, 2019

submitted by dores@augsburg.edu

Applications are now open for the 2019-20 NSF Aspire Scholarship. At Augsburg STEM majors include: biology, biopsychology, chemistry, environmental studies, physics, mathematics, and computer science.

Supports students pursuing a degree in STEM.
•Provides scholarships of $4,000 for the 2019-2020 academic year.
•Connects scholars with opportunities for career development.
•Open to current Augsburg students and incoming transfers.

Eligibility:
•Enrolled full-time in a STEM major (biology, biopsychology, chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, mathematics, or physics)
•Within 7 semesters of graduating
•Major GPA of 2.75 or higher
•U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident
•Financial need as demonstrated by the FAFSA
•Pell or Minnesota State Grant eligible

Application deadline: May 30, 2019 at midnight.

Note: students who apply to the 2019-20 AugSTEM Scholars Program will automatically be considered for a 2019-20 NSF Aspire Scholarship.

For more information, go to: https://www.augsburg.edu/stem/nsf-aspire-scholarship/

Questions? Contact stem@augsburg.edu

Compensation to Participate in a Auggie Skate Test Research Proposal

submitted by hernandl@augsburg.edu

You are invited to participate in a research study on Predicting Maximal Oxygen Consumption with a Single Stage Auggie Skate Test. Research subjects are asked to be within 25-55 years old, healthy, active, moderately-fit male or female, and is a competent skater. You will be asked to complete a bruce protocol treadmill test to volitional fatigue and to return 48 hours later to complete a leisurely ice skating assessment. You will be compensated upon completion of each test with a $5 cash for a total of $10.
If you are interested e-mail hernandl@augsburg.edu

Sesquicentennial Planning: Murphy Square Anthology

submitted by sitarami@augsburg.edu

The best poetry and fiction by Augsburg students will be featured in “Murphy Square 1975-2015: An Anthology of Creative Writing by Augsburg Students,” to be published next year in honor of the sesquicentennial. Find out more in this update at Inside Augsburg Sesquicentennial Planning.

http://inside.augsburg.edu/150planning/2019/05/24/anthology-of-augsburg-students-best-creative-writing-coming-in-2020/

Discounted summer Metro passes for sale in the bookstore

submitted by garvey@augsburg.edu

Augsburg students can purchase a Metro summer pass for $65.00 (subsidized from $85.00) in the Augsburg Bookstore. Summer Semester dates are June 1 through August 15, 2019.

Pass sales will continue until July 1.

For the fall:
–Day program students will receive an Auggie Pass, a year-long Metro Pass good from August 1, 2019 – May 30, 2020.
–Paid for by Metro Transit, Augsburg day student Green Fee, and Augsburg University.

Graduate and AU students can purchase a subsidized fall semester pass through the bookstore in August.

Event Announcements

Send off for Jodi Collen: Thursday, May 30, and Monday, June 3

submitted by rjohn@augsburg.edu

This Thursday is our on-campus send-off event for Jodi Collen. Join us at 3 p.m. in the Marshall Room (program begins at 3:15 p.m.) to thank Jodi for all she has done at Augsburg!

In addition, we’re planning a happy hour next Monday, June 3, at Jefe Urban Hacienda (https://jefeminneapolis.com/) beginning at 4 p.m. There is no formal program planned for this event — just camaraderie and good cheer.

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