Centers and Institutes

Finding solutions to complex challenges

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is home to various centers and institutes that blend the passions of exceptional teachers and scholars in the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities. Our centers and institutes address large, complex problems and challenges facing society in hopes of finding solutions and making the world a better place. From pursuing cutting-edge research in archaeology and digital antiquity to studying the oldest materials in the solar system and analyzing NASA mission data, our centers and institutes are working toward positive change locally, nationally, internationally and beyond.