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MacKenzie Warren and Abbie Stevens Receive National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships
MacKenzie Warren and Abbie Stevens Receive National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships

MacKenzie Warren and Abbie Stevens receive National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships

Astronomy Professors Sean Couch and Luke Roberts Receive U.S. Department of Energy SciDAC4 Award
Astronomy Professors Sean Couch and Luke Roberts Receive U.S. Department of Energy SciDAC4 Award

Professors Sean Couch and Luke Roberts receive SciDAC4 award for simulations of supernovae.

Claire Kopenhafer awarded a Department of Energy fellowship
Claire Kopenhafer awarded a Department of Energy fellowship

Claire Kopenhafer has been awarded a Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF) to support her research into Astrophysics.

Laura Chomiuk receives 2017 Cottrell Scholar Award
Laura Chomiuk receives 2017 Cottrell Scholar Award

Professor Laura Chomiuk receives 2017 Cottrell Scholar Award.

Megan Donahue elected president of the American Astronomical Society
Megan Donahue elected president of the American Astronomical Society

Professor Megan Donahue has been elected president of the American Astronomical Society (AAS).

Megan Donahue and Brian O'Shea named APS Fellows
Megan Donahue and Brian O'Shea named APS Fellows

In October 2016, Professor Megan Donahue and Associate Professor Brian O'Shea were named Fellows of the American Physical Society.

Sean Couch receives 2016 DOE Early Career Award
P-A faculty members receive 2016 DOE Early Career Research Program Funding

MSU Physics and Astronomy Assistant Professors Sean Couch and Chris Wrede receive the U.S. Department of Energy's 2016 Early Career Research Award.

Jay Strader receives Packard Fellowship
Jay Strader receives Packard Fellowship

Assistant Professor Jay Strader of the MSU Department of Physics and Astronomy was named one of this year's 18 recipients nationwide of a Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering.

Astronomy Professors featured in MSU Today article
Astronomy Professors featured in MSU Today article

MSU Department of Physics and Astronomy Professors Megan Donahue and Mark Voit are featured in a May 26th MSU Today article entitled "Making a Difference with Science".

Mark Voit wins William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award

Physics and Astronomy Professor Mark Voit is one of ten winners of the 2016 William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award.