Biochemistry

Lafayette College

July 26, 2007

James Vasta ’10 Wins Scholarship from Lehigh Valley Section of the American Chemical Society

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Marquis Scholar recognized for organic chemistry research Biochemistry major and Marquis Scholar James Vasta ’10 (Ambler, Pa.) passionately pursues his interests. He recently poured himself into a competition having to do with one of his greatest loves, organic chemistry, and won a $1,000 scholarship from the Lehigh Valley Section of the American Chemical Society (LVACS). [...]

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July 17, 2007

Ilvira Mardanova ’09 Presents Research at 2007 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress

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Biochemistry major worked on endocrine disruptor project with Art Kney, assistant professor of environmental engineering At Lafayette, students don’t just study environmental issues, they seek to make an impact and often present their work at national or even global conferences. This spring Ilvira Mardanova ’09 (Tashkent, Uzbekistan), a biochemistry major, presented research at the 2007 [...]

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July 2, 2007

Steven Mylon Conducts Six-Month Research Project in Australia

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Alex Goergen ’08 is assisting chemistry professor for 10 weeks Steven Mylon, assistant professor of chemistry, is spending the next six months conducting research across the world at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. Mylon is working in the laboratory of David Waite, director of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering [...]

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April 18, 2005

Three are Awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

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Recipients are Katelyn Connell ’04, Gabriella Engelhart ’05, and Elizabeth Ponder ’04 Katelyn Connell ’04, Gabriella Engelhart ’05, and Elizabeth Ponder ’04 have been awarded three-year Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation. Engelhart, of York, Pa., a chemical engineering major and Marquis Scholar, will pursue a Ph.D. in chemical engineering at Carnegie Mellon [...]