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March 21, 2014

The University Facilities Planning Board at Montana State University will hold three open meetings in March and April to collect input on the site for the new Norm Asbjornson Innovation Center.

January 17, 2014

A 2002 MSU Bozeman Bioglyphs Project installation was recently featured in an art book offered by British publisher Phaidon.

January 13, 2014

Thirteen CBE undergraduate students were among the MSU honor roll for fall semester 2013.

November 27, 2013

The following CBE undergraduate students were recently awarded funding from Montana’s IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence program (INBRE) and MSU’s Undergraduate Scholars program (USP) for their research projects in the 2013–2014 academic year.

October 21, 2013

Announcing dissertation defense presentations for the following CBE graduate candidates:

August 29, 2013

The CBE Seminar Series is organized to invite biofilm experts from both academia and industry to present their research and share their expertise. Each semester CBE graduate students and staff host the colleagues and visitors (on and off-campus) who present at this seminar series.

View the CBE fall 2013 seminar schedule

 

 

July 22, 2013--Update to original story posted July 8, 2013:

The family of Warren Jones has set up a fund to support a scholarship at Montana State University in Warren’s memory.

June 26, 2013

CBE graduate student Catherine Kirkland, PhD in environmental engineering, was one of seven recipients of a 2013 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship.

May 8, 2013

MSU's College of Engineering (COE) honored its faculty and students at its annual awards luncheon on May 2, 2013. 

Two CBE faculty were honored with awards. Abbie Richards, associate professor, chemical and biological engineering, received the COE Faculty Award for Excellence in Advising. Sarah Codd, professor, mechanical and industrial engineering, received the COE Lloyd Berg Faculty Mentorship Award.

May 6, 2013

Kara De León, recent MSU-CBE doctoral graduate in microbiology, was recently featured by Montana State University for her research of the remote hot spots of Yellowstone National Park and the radioactive ground at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Hanford, Washington.

April 19, 2013

CBE undergraduate student Neerja Zambare, chemical and biological engineering, will present her research at the Council on Undergraduate Research’s Posters on the Hill program in Washington D.C. April 23–24, 2013.

Events

Announcing thesis defense presentations in April from the following CBE PhD candidates:

April 12, 2013

Montana State University honored student achievement in leadership, involvement in various campus-wide activities, and community service at the 90th Annual Day of Student Recognition.

April 2, 2013

CBE undergraduate students Alissa Bleem and Matthew Sherick, both in MSU’s Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, were recently chosen as two of the four MSU recipients of the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship.

March 11, 2013

At the Montana Biofilm Meeting in February, the CBE honored Sarah Jane Vogt, recent PhD graduate in chemical and biological engineering, with a special award for Exceptional Publication Productivity.

March 4, 2013

The CBE is proud to announce the 2013 W.G. Characklis Outstanding Student Award to Kara Bowen De León and Liz Sandvik.

Announcement

The CBE Seminar Series was organized to invite biofilm experts from both academia and industry to present their research and share their expertise.

January 23, 2013

CBE undergraduate student Eric Dietrich and CBE faculty member Warren Jones, associate professor, both of MSU’s Department of Civil Engineering, are among the recipients of the 2013 Awards for Excellence sponsored by the MSU Alumni Association and the Bozeman Chamber of Commerce.

CBE PhD students spend summer conducting research beyond MSU

CBE PhD student, Heidi Smith, land resources and environmental sciences, spent the summer as one of only twenty students in the 2012 Microbial Diversity summer course at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

September 25, 2012

The CBE Seminar Series was organized to invite biofilm experts from both academia and industry to present their research and share their expertise. Each semester CBE graduate students and staff host the colleagues and visitors (on and off-campus) who present at this seminar series.

To view the schedule of speakers and presentations for the fall 2012 seminar series, click here

April 4, 2012
Natasha Mallette, PhD candidate in chemical and biological engineering was recently honored with the 2012 Betty Coffey Graduate Engineering Award.

March 9, 2012
Anne Camper, CBE faculty and associate dean for research and graduate studies in MSU’s College of Engineering, and Mari Eggers, PhD student, microbiology, were awarded an R25 grant from the NIH’s National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) entitled “Improving Montana community health through graduate education.” With the grant, they created the 

MSU News Web Feature, February 10, 2012

Hilary Fabich, a recent MSU graduate in chemical engineering, was recently awarded a Gates Cambridge fellowship.

The CBE's spring 2012 Seminar Series schedule is available for review. View the spring 2012 schedule

August 31, 2011
The CBE's fall 2011 Seminar Series schedule is available for review. View fall 2011 schedule

June 8, 2011
Starting fall 2011, the University of Copenhagen is offering a new online course on “Bacterial Biofilms and Their Role in Chronic Diseases”.

May 27, 2011
Three CBE undergraduate students —Kiera McNelis, Hilary Fabich, and Joe Thiel — were among forty-six students honored this spring during Montana State University’s 88th Day of Student Recognition.

May 13, 2011
Led by CBE faculty member, Otto Stein, professor, civil engineering, Montana State University's student-led chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB at MSU) has won one of four W.K. Kellogg Outreach Scholarship Awards.

May 6, 2011
Luis O. Serrano Figueroa was recently awarded an 8-week fellowship to the National Science Foundation’s East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes Program in Palmerston North, New Zealand.

May 2, 2011
Nicole Schonenbach, undergraduate student in chemical and biological engineering and the CBE, was recently chosen as one of three MSU recipients of the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.