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Study links changes in collagen to worse pancreatic cancer prognosis

October 21, 2016

The study reinforces growing evidence that collagen, which forms fibrous networks in skin, tendons and muscles, is intimately involved in several cancers.


Fast, friendly, free: meningococcal vaccine for students available now

October 18, 2016

The vaccine recommendation comes in response to two recent cases. Both students are currently recovering.

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Peter McIntyre: Food security and fisheries

Freshwater fish provide protein for the nutritional equivalent of 158 million people around the world, according to a new study from… More

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In Memoriam

Paul Peercy, longtime engineering dean, passes away

October 21, 2016

Peercy focused on interdisciplinary experiences, innovations in teaching, and hands-on work that connected the technical aspects of engineering with real challenges facing society.


Buckthorn Baggie kills invasive trees without chemicals

October 18, 2016

The problem was simple: Buckthorn kept resprouting in Matthew Hamilton's backyard after he cut it back. His patent-pending cure annihilates the weed tree once and for all.