Biochemistry NEWS

Semester Explores Ancient Rome

Kevin Teel '17, who has taken Italian language courses since he was in seventh grade, is excited to have the opportunity to use his language skills on a daily basis while spending the fall semester in Rome. He is one of 15 students participating in the Rome Global Education program led by Professor of Chemistry Walter Bowyer. "This is one of the best groups of students I've ever worked with," say...
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NYSAES Welcomes Student Researchers

For more than three decades, HWS students have had access to world-class laboratories, cutting-edge research opportunities and a spectrum of resources at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station (NYSAES), a Cornell University facility that's located just two miles from campus. Hundreds of HWS students over the years have collaborated with researchers at NYSAES, gaining invaluable experi...
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Beyrer '81 Awarded Medal of Excellence

For his life-saving work advancing public health and human rights - particularly the prevention of HIV/AIDS, Dr. Christopher C. Beyrer '81 was bestowed the Hobart College Alumni Association's highest honor on Dec. 18 in Washington, D.C. In presenting the Hobart Medal of Excellence, Association President James "JB" Robinson '96 said Beyrer's life has been shaped by helping those living with HIV/AI...
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Boruta ’10 Publishes on Avian Disease

Martyna Boruta '10 is the co-author of a book chapter titled, "The Impacts of Urbanization on Avian Disease Transmission and Emergence." The chapter is a literature review about how cities impact avian disease transmission and emergence, published in a new edited volume "Avian Urban Ecology" (Oxford University Press, 2014). Boruta earned her B.A. in biology and studio art from William Smith magna...
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Herons Recognized for Academics

Twelve members of the William Smith College rowing team were recently named to the 2013 ECAC National Invitational Rowing Championships Stewards' All-Academic Team. To be honored, a student-athlete must be at least a sophomore academically and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.35. The following Herons were recognized for their academic excellence: S...
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