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Molecular dynamics simulation as a tool to study C-terminus residue motion of Norwalk virus capsid

Dr. Mahendra B. ThapaDepartment of Physics CSU Chico Molecular dynamics (MD) simulation of protein helps to study motion and its development with time which may not be studied experimentally. Because…

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Studying Waterfowl Ecology in the Pacific Flyway: New Technology Leads to New Insights

Mike Casazza USGS Western Ecological Research Center Wildlife biologist Mike Casazza presents his research findings on California waterfowl. Mike discusses the movement of waterfowl and what they…

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Insects of Bidwell Park

Dr. Don Miller Biological Sciences Department CSU, Chico Dr. Don Miller explains his findings regarding insects in Bidwell Park. Among butterflies tales, aphids anecdotes, and Jerusalem crickets…

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What Religious People Think About Science (and Scientists)

Elaine Howard Ecklund, PhD Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences Director, Religion and Public Life Rice UniversityDr. Gregory Cootsona Comparative Religion and Humanities Department CSU,…

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Changing the Game Uncharted, RISKY and Rewarding

Jamie Pardi EntrepreneurJamie Pardi, a Chico State alumni, walks us through his life timeline, from being an involved member of a fraternity, captain of the Men's Lacrosse Team to…

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My Science Journey

Margie T. Borra-Garske, Ph.D. Margie T. Borra-Garske walks us through her experience in science throughout her education and career. She talks about her involvement in STEM and various science…

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Academic Senate 10-25-18

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High Impact Experiences on the Other Side of the Planet

Lee Altier, Emily Katsuta, Jake Keithley, Kamron Moayedi, Briana Kohler CSU Chico Students Have you ever considered studying abroad? These four students spent five life-changing weeks in Nepal, and…

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Overcoming Barriers: Breakthrough and Create Exponential Business Growth

Prem Chand Founder and and CEO of Growth FactorsPrem Chand grew up on a farm, working hard and selling produce as a kid. This gave him a drive for success. He started his own company which quickly…

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An Epic Approach to Sustainability

Marc Schlossberg Faculty, University of Oregon Jessica Barlow Faculty, San Diego State University The presenters describe the Educational Partnership for Innovation in Communities (EPIC)…

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Digital Media for 21st Century Students

Tim Sain CSU, Chico Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Advising Intern Using a website called “thinglink,” CSU, Chico graduate student Tim Sain introduces and guides his fellow…

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What is the Bay Delta And How Does It Affect You?

Natalie Carter Executive Director, Butte Environmental Council Michelle Banonis Bay-Delta Office Manager, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation The San Francisco Bay Delta is the largest estuary on the…

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How to Write (or Start Thinking About) a Thesis or Project

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies This workshop introduces students to the culminating activity of their graduate education – the thesis or project. Carson discusses…

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I Have This IDEA

Carson Medley Thesis Advisor, CSU, Chico Graduate Studies Carson Medley discusses the critical point of coming up with an idea to turn into a thesis or project. He talks about where researchable…

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Human Trafficking and the Russian Mob

Two CSU, Chico sociology students summarize their research on the major role of Russian organized crime in the trafficking of women to the sex trade and the selling of babies for adoption in other…

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The Role of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science in Bioinformatics

Dr. Todd A. Gibson Faculty, CSU, Chico Computer Science Department As an example to introduce the field of bioinformatics, Dr. Gibson discusses the Human Genome Project, a 13-year, $3 billion…

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