Associate Professor of Biology Rebecca Roberts and John Dao, a senior Biochemistry & Molecular Biology major, have contributed to a book titled “Liberation Science: Putting Science to Work for Social and Environmental Justice.” Read More
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise has appointed Joseph M. DeSimone as its new director. DeSimone is a 1986 graduate of Ursinus College and Vice President of the Board of Trustees. Read More
Dr. Carlita Favero earned a SOMAS-URM grant (Support of Mentors and their Students in the Neurosciences from Underrepresented Minorities) to support her research this summer on the effects of prenatal alcohol on neural development. Read More
Dr. Rebecca Lyczak was honored with the Laughlin Award for Outstanding Research at the 2012 commencement of Ursinus College. Her research focuses on early development in C. elegans, the nematode worm that has proven to be so useful in elucidating genetics and genetic disorders, including in humans. Read More
Paige Brooks and Abigail Dove peer into their microscopes in the newly renovated Thomas Hall lab. The two recent graduates of Perkiomen Valley High School have spent several weeks this summer in the Senior Career Study Program. Read More
Nicholas Scoville’s article, “Georg Cantor at the Dawn of Point-Set Topology” has been accepted and published in the Mathematical Association of America’s online journal Loci: Convergence. Dr. Scoville is an Assistant Professor of Mathematics.