The search for purpose is easy—at least on the cellular level.
At that scale, pairs of proteins determine a cell’s function: A receptor protein that juts out from the cell connects to external proteins coded with instructions that dictate how the cell should develop or operate within an organism.
Eva Chebishev ’19 (Biology) was recently selected by the American Society of Microbiology (ASM) to participate in their prestigious 2017 ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship (ASM-URF) Program.
The ASM-URF program is designed to assist students in their pursuit of a...
On Friday, May 5, the School of Humanities and Sciences recognized a select group of students for outstanding academic achievement in the 2016-17 academic year. The Dean's Award is granted annually to the graduating senior with the highest grade point average in each of the four disciplinary areas in H&S: Social & Behavioral Sciences, Natural Sciences, Humanities, and Fine &...
The School of Humanities and Sciences is pleased to announce the third year of the H&S Summer Scholars Program in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and mathematics. Together with the ongoing Summer Science Research Program, H&S will be home to more than fifty students from June through August participating in mentored research, scholarship and creative inquiry...
Dallas Fonseca '18 (Mathematics, Biochemistry) was recently named a 2017 Barry Goldwater Scholar. Widely considered one of the most competitive and distinguished awards offered in the sciences, the Barry Goldwater Scholarship is granted annually to college sophomores and juniors from the United States who intend to pursue research careers in the natural sciences, mathematics, and...