Heda receives Fulbright award to India

Heda

 COLUMBUS, Miss. – Mississippi University for Women’s Ghanshyam Heda, professor of biology in the Department of Sciences and Mathematics, received a Fulbright award to India, where he will continue his research on cystic fibrosis and teach graduate students.

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Biology students present at MAS meeting in Hattiesburg

Students

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Nine students and two faculty members from the biology department attended a two-day gathering of students and professors from all over the state at 82nd annual meeting of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences recently held in Hattiesburg.

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Heda receives funding for cystic fibrosis research

Heda

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- Dr. Ghanshyam Heda, professor of biology at Mississippi University for Women, has received a $55,000 grant from the Mississippi IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) to aid student research related to cystic fibrosis. This is the eighth consecutive year for his research to be funded.

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Regional Science Bowl to be held at The W

Science Bowl

COLUMBUS, Miss. -- The Mississippi University for Women Department of Sciences and Mathematics will host the annual Mississippi Regional Science Bowl Friday, Feb. 16. Eighteen teams from 11 schools are expected to participate.

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