CSE News & Feature Stories

Coronavirus cell

CSE team engineering proteins to block coronavirus infection

Faculty are working with the Medical School to develop two molecules that could stunt the process. Read more. 


Members of the Community of Chemistry Graduate Students (CCGS)

CSE’s chemistry community prioritizes mental health

Students are working with faculty and staff to create a happier and more welcoming environment. Read more.


20-21 astronaut scholars

Two CSE students receive Astronaut Scholarships

The competitive scholarship awards up to $10,000 to those pursuing STEM research careers. Read more. 


Diagram for the DISTROY robot design

CSE researchers developing disinfecting robot

The robot will use virtual reality technology to clean public areas for the SARS CoV-2 virus. Read more. 


A Zoom-like grid of CSE senior photos

We Are CSE: Class of 2020 graduates

We are leaders, innovators, problem-solvers, and much more. Congratulations, graduates! Watch the video


Anna Karos modeling protective gown

CSE students design gowns for healthcare workers

Eighteen BME students partnered with M Health Fairview to address PPE shortage. Read more. 


CSE in the news

Can an app mitigate the spread of Covid-19
May 28: Mpls St. Paul Magazine;

2020 college champion gives back
May 28: NBC11

A better faster cheaper test for Covid-19
May 22: IEEE Spectrum

STEM Spotlight: Lee Teng's high-energy and high-passion physics
May 20: U.S. Department of Energy

Faculty open up about mental health under the Covid-19 pandemic
May 17: c&en

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CSE magazine

Inventing Tomorrow is published by the College of Science and Engineering twice a year for alumni and friends. Read the latest issue. 

This cover image of the Winter 2020 magazine features two students looking at a pocket-sized robot.

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