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Left: graph showing a recent spike in activity on Zooniverse. Right: Lucy Fortson

Zooniverse Experiences Quarantine Surge

May 26, 2020
School of Physics and Astronomy Professor Lucy Fortson says that all the increased activity on Zooniverse research problems means that they are getting completed more quickly than expected.
Cynthia Cattell

Cattell named CSE Distinguished Professor

May 8, 2020
Cynthia Cattell has been named as a College of Science and Engineering (CSE) Distinguished Professor.
Lucy Fortson

Fortson to receive Taylor Award

April 28, 2020
Professor Lucy Fortson of the Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics will receive a 2020 George W. Taylor Award from the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota.

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