‘Take risks, make mistakes’

A U forest ecologist wins the prestigious Packard Fellowship, which allows freedom to pursue creative research directions.

SHOWING U THE ROPES

Theoretical climbing rope could brake falls; now mathematicians need material to make it a reality.

Diagnosing breast cancer

U engineer develops diagnostic tool for breast cancer that can be used more frequently and with younger patients.

LIFE OF INVENTION

Meet Zhigang Zak Fang, professor of metallurgical engineering in the College of Mines and Earth Sciences and a 2017 National Academy of Inventors fellow.

Truth in Tuition

U administration present proposed tuition changes and how student funding is used at annual Truth in Tuition event, Tuesday, March 19, 1:30 p.m., in the Marriott Library Gould Auditorium.