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Robotics and Mentors Used to Build Interest in STEM Careers

Robotics and Mentors Used to Build Interest in STEM Careers

In recent years, pre-college age students have expressed increasingly less interest in careers related to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields...



Fructose and Your Metabolism: How High Fructose Levels Can Derail Health Effects of a Low-fat Diet

Drug-Resistant Pathogens and the Roles of Pharmacists

The impact obesity has on heart disease is difficult to predict, and it can be therefore harder for doctors to identify people at risk for heart disease...



The Rise and Fall of Iron Ore Empires: Dr. Jeffrey Manuel Charts Industrial Decline

The Rise and Fall of Iron Ore Empires: Dr. Jeffrey Manuel Charts Industrial Decline

What happens to industrial regions after industry leaves?



SIUE Maintains Close Relationship with Local Watershed Nature Center

SIUE Maintains Close Relationship with Local Watershed Nature Center

The Watershed Nature Center is a thriving nature center with health community engagement and a strong connection to SIUE...




Shifting Gendered Stereotypes though Critical Media Literacy

Shifting Gendered Stereotypes though Critical Media Literacy

Though sex discrimination in the workplace has been illegal since the 1964 Civil Rights Act, men and women still remain largely in sex-segregated occupations. Sex segregation is most apparent in the occupational fields of science, technology, engineering and math (collectively known as STEM)...


Frogs on the Move

Drug-Resistant Pathogens and the Roles of Pharmacists

Most of us can probably recall learning about frogs at some point in a science class, perhaps during discussions of tadpole metamorphosis or through frog dissection ...



Drug-Resistant Pathogens and the Roles of Pharmacists

Drug-Resistant Pathogens and the Roles of Pharmacists

With the increased use of invasive medical devices comes an increased risk of infection. Dr. Scott Bergman, assistant professor in the SIUE School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmacy Practice ...



Young Hispanics’ Education and Health Literacy — Are They Connected?

Young Hispanics’ Education and Health Literacy — Are They Connected?

Health literacy, the ability to understand health-related information in order to make appropriate decisions about one’s health, is a national concern with significant effects on health outcomes and costs ...



First-Hand Accounts of Cherokee Culture and U.S. Political Encounters:
Dr. Rowena McClinton Edits New Volumes of the Payne-Butrick Papers

First-Hand Accounts of Cherokee Culture and U.S. Political Encounters: Dr. Rowena McClinton Edits New Volumes of the Payne-Butrick Papers

The Newberry Library houses the well-known and frequently utilized 14-volume John Howard Payne Papers, also known as the Payne-Butrick Papers. In the fall of 2010 ...



The New Canoe: Digital Technology and Indigenous Knowledge Systems

The New Canoe: Digital Technology and Indigenous Knowledge Systems

As a comparative philosopher and interdisciplinary scholar, Dr. Gregory Fields, professor in the SIUE Department of Philosophy, observes that indigenous traditions of natural and human history, literature ...

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