NSM Faculty/Staff Newsletter

From the Office of the Dean

In This Issue

NSM Mourns Passing of Roland Glowinski

Glowinski, a world-renowned leader in applied mathematics and scientific computing passed away on January 26. He was 84. A University memorial service will be held Thursday, March 31, at 4 pm at UH’s A.D. Bruce Religion Center.

NSM Faculty Award Opportunities - APPLY NOW!

Last call for NSM’s three award opportunities! Consider applying and/or being nominated for one of NSM’s three faculty award opportunities for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Faculty Development Leave Program

The program provides faculty and departments with a mechanism to facilitate the improvement of faculty professional effectiveness through a one or two long-semester leave from the University.

Opportunities for Undergraduates in Your Lab? Post to the NSM Undergraduate Research Portal

NSM’s Undergraduate Research Portal gives faculty and undergraduate students the opportunity to connect for research opportunities.

Staff DEI Updates

Welcome to new Staff DEI Committee chair Callista Brown! This month, consider taking part in NSM Movie Night on February 17 or attending the next Cougar Ally Training on February 25.

Students Behind the Science Video Series Launched

This video series, launched in January, highlights the work of our students and the significant role they play in scientific breakthroughs through their diligent work in NSM laboratories.

Commencement Volunteers Needed on May 13!

Honor our students on their big day! Volunteers are needed to help check in the graduates as they arrive and organize the flow of students on the floor of the arena.

Student Success Update

Updates on Office of First Year Programs, NSM Student Leadership activities, Scholar Enrichment Program, and TC Energy Summer Scholars.

Recognition & Honors

Recent achievements, publications, and activities.

Celebrating February Work Anniversaries

Congratulations to the NSM staff and faculty who have work anniversaries in February.