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November 30, 2009

Strengthening U.S. Math And Science

President rolls out Educate to Innovate campaign.

November 2, 2009

Revisiting The Premed Curriculum

Updating premedical education to reflect modern science could improve the experience for other students, too.

September 7, 2009

Nontraditional Paths

An Enriching Respite

Gap-year experiences help students recharge and refocus in the classroom.

Community Colleges

In a down economy, two-year colleges are a smart choice, but they struggle with overcrowding, scant funding.

Learning Chemistry Online

Despite a slow start, distance learning is gaining ground in chemistry education.

Continuing Education

ACS online courses offer convenience for the working chemist.

August 24, 2009

On The Road To Core Standards

A drive is under way in the U.S. to develop common education standards in math and English; science could be next.

June 29, 2009

Long Journey

Chemist travels through Native American land to improve education one student, one instructor at a time.

A Home Away From Home

Native American Research Labs give students research experience in a setting that feels like home.

April 20, 2009

High Jinks Boost Chemical Learning

ACS Meeting News: Incorporating games and other playful activities in college chemistry classes raises passing rates.

Breaking The Mold

Vanderbilt's program in drug discovery and others like it push the boundaries of traditional academic research.

April 13, 2009

Earthquake In Italy

Science buildings at the University of L'Aquila sustained damage.

April 1, 2009

Uncertain Future For Florida Geosciences

Flagship university's geology department faces deep cuts in proposed budget.

March 23, 2009

Teaching Chemistry In Qatar

Middle Eastern country fosters unique opportunities for Western-style education.

NYU Abu Dhabi Will Experiment With Interdisciplinary Programs

Science and engineering degrees at Middle East campus will start with two-year foundation courses. Web Exclusive

March 9, 2009

The Lecturing Life

By shouldering a sizable teaching load, lecturers have become an indispensable part of chemistry departments.

March 2, 2009

Instilling Scholarly Integrity

Project will develop models for integrating responsible conduct of research into graduate education.

January 5, 2009

Quant Lab Revisited

Changing times and student profiles call for reexamination of quantitative analysis curricula.

A Science Academy Like No Other

Taiwan's Academia Sinica addresses challenges in an effort to attract best students, faculty.