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The Division of Science strives to provide faculty, students, and staff with the necessary resources to achieve excellence in scholarship and research. Comprised of 230 faculty members and 21 academic departments and units, the Division of Science has more than 1.5 million square feet of space dedicated to scientific research and teaching.

Faculty, students and staff have access to world-class research facilities, instrumentation, funding support, and a variety of workshops, seminars, and lectures. These resources are supported by the Division with the goal of advancing scientific knowledge and inspiring real-world solutions for current and future scientific challenges.

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Here to there

Here to there

November 19, 2014

John Huth was out kayaking one autumn day in 2003 when a fog rolled in. Without a compass and unable to see the shore, Huth used the direction of the wind to guide himself to safety.

The next day, the harbormaster told Huth that two young women had been kayaking at the same time, but had not returned to land. The body of one was recovered the next day. The second woman was never found.