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  • Negli abissi del Tirreno scoperti nuovi vulcani
    Studiosi dell'Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, dell'Istituto per l’ambiente marino costiero del Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche e dell'Istituto neozelandese di Scienze geologiche e nucleari hanno identificato una linea vulcanica lunga 90 chilometri e larga 20, che parte a sud di Salerno e finisce a 30 chilometri a est dalle ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2017-11-14
  • NESACS Travel Grant awarded to Krista Meserve 18’ and Francis Delano 18’
    Senior chemistry majors, Krista Meserve and Francis Delano, were recently awarded Grants In Aid (http://www.nesacs.org/awards_grants-in-aid.html) to attend and present at the National Meeting of the American Chemical Society conference in New Orleans this spring. Krista Meserve has been part of Dr. Gerdon’s research team for three years while Francis has ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2017-11-12
  • Message from the President: On the Shooting in Texas
    Dear Members of the Emmanuel College Community, We as a community mourn the loss of 26 people in the shooting that took place Sunday at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, TX. During yesterday’s liturgy in the College Chapel, we remembered the victims and prayed for their families, the members ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-11-07
  • Emmanuel College helps National Chemistry Week Rock!
    October 22nd through October 28th the country celebrated National Chemistry Week! National chemistry week is an event put on throughout the nation that encourages members of the American Chemical Society and others to raise awareness of chemistry at the local level and get people of all ages to learn ways ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2017-11-02
  • Nuovi flussi Sud-Nord
    Volendo catalogarla proviamo a definirla «nuova emigrazione intellettuale», nuova perché ha caratteristiche profondamente diverse dalle ondate del passato che avevano ridisegnato l’Italia a partire dagli anni ‘60, intellettuale perché riguarda per la stragrande maggioranza laureandi e laureati. I flussi da Sud a Nord non sono certo una novità nella storia ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2017-10-30
  • Krista Meserve ’18 – Krista and ICP-AES take on NOLA
    Senior Krista Meserve is all smiles in this selfie with the ICP-AES! This instrument utilizes atomic emission spectroscopy to measure the intensity of emission at a wavelength specific to the element of interest. Using a calibration curve, the intensity can be correlated to a concentration of the element, which is ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2017-10-29
  • Alex Paige ’20 – Nanoparticle synthesis
    After several weeks of synthesis, Alex finished the first batch of gold nanoparticle monolayer protected clusters (MPCs) using tiopronin, an amino acid derivative, as the protecting ligand. The gold MPCs will be tested with different concentrations of calcium and phosphate to test their effect on mineralization. Other molecules such as ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2017-10-23
  • Jason Miech ’18 – Research and Running
    Senior Jason Miech took a break from research and school work to run his first half-marathon! He finished the BAA half-marathon with a time of 1 hour 47 minutes 22 seconds. Although running experiments and doing homework is important, it is equally as important to set aside some time for ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2017-10-18
  • Calcio, imprese e non solo: stavolta la Cina è davvero vicina
    Ricordate il grido di battaglia Fozza Inda del nuovo proprietario cinese dell’Inter? Il 29 giugno del 2016, a poche ore dal passaggio della maggioranza delle quote del club nerazzurro al gruppo Suning, l’imprenditore Zhang Jindong si rivolge così ai tifosi italiani. Quel suo «Forza Inter» diventa subito virale, rilanciato ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2017-10-17
  • Italia da scoprire. La seta del mare
    Il bisso, conosciuto anche come "seta di mare",  "deriva da una bava di cheratina che la pinna nobilis, un mollusco simile alla cozza che può arrivare a un metro e mezzo d’altezza, utilizza per “ancorarsi” ai fondali marini. Una volta seccata produce un filamento sottile e pregiato con cui una ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2017-10-14
  • Bobby Tzepos ’18 – Summer Research Poster Session
    All research students, including Bobby Tzepos, Jake Shlaferman, Emma Duffy, Jason Miech, and Krista Meserve, presented their summer research findings at Emmanuel College’s Summer Research Poster Presentation in September.  This event is a great opportunity for undergraduate researchers at Emmanuel to present and share on-campus research conducted throughout the summer ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2017-10-11
  • A Roma arrivano i pappagalli
    Il granchio di acqua dolce si nasconde nei canali sotterranei dei Mercati di Traiano a Roma mentre tra i rami di olmi e magnolie, che abbelliscono strade e parchi urbani, fanno il “pieno” di bacche e semi centinaia di pappagalli di due specie ormai ambientate nella capitale, il parrocchetto dal ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2017-10-04
  • Dr. Price at the Rally for Medical Research Capitol Hill Day
    On Wednesday September 13th, physics professor and research enthusiast, Dr. Price traveled to Washington D.C to attend The Rally for Medical Research Capitol Hill Day. People at this rally included researchers and people who have been directly impacted by medical research itself. The purpose of this rally is to call ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2017-10-02
  • Alumni attend Women in STEM Conference
    Jennifer Scarborough '17 and Katerina Luarasi '17 attended the women in STEM conference "Cracking the Code: The Next Generation of Women in STEM" presented by Atlantic Live! It is great to have dedicated and engaged alumni leading the way after Emmanuel!The post Alumni attend Women in STEM Conference appeared first ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2017-10-02
  • Emma Duffy ’19 – a new year
    Emma is starting the school year off strong by heading back into lab to continue the investigation of affinity equilibrium constants. She's moving forward with a select few strands of DNA to do a more in-depth study of their affinity to hydroxyapatite. For the affinity experiments, binding is measured at ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2017-09-29