PhD students first in NAU history to receive prestigious DOE awards

Graduate students Maria Bolar (¡MIRA!) and Megan Foley are the first from Northern Arizona University to receive awards from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) through its Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program. Only 65 graduate students from across the country were recognized this year. Through world-class training and access to state-of-the-art facilities […]

¡MIRA! faculty Miguel José Yacamán named Regents Professor by ABOR

Yacamán is a world-renowned expert in using electron microscopy to study the properties of materials at the atomic level and developing methods to study nanoparticles and 2D materials. He has received the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Robert Franklin Mehl Award of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society. He has authored or co-authored more than 500 […]

Congratulations Maleia McBride, ¡MIRA! Scholar and SACNAS awardee, for securing a summer internship with the Fred Hutchinson summer internship program!

¡MIRA! undergraduate student researcher was recently accepted into the Fred Hutchinson summer internship program! The internship is designed to provide research experience and mentorship for students interested in biomedical research. Under the guidance of a faculty mentor, interns will complete an independent research project and present their findings at a competitive poster session. Maleia credits […]