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  • A Reminder to Emmanuel Students about On-Campus Improvements
    With the start of the academic year underway, we’d like to take the opportunity to reiterate and further clarify some recent improvements we’ve made to Emmanuel’s campus. As a reminder, these changes reflect our ongoing dedication to ensuring the best possible living and learning experience for our students. Parking on ... read more
    Source: Published on 2018-09-14
  • Publication! (for team laminar flow)
    A very big congratulations to Aimee Sanford, Geoff Conklin, and Jason Miech for the fantastic work, recently published in Materials Science & Engineering C! "Solution rheological parameters modulate calcium phosphate mineralization in a microfluidic device" This publication has been a long time coming and was really based on the Distinction ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-09-11
  • Welcome back!
    On the morning of this centennial year, I'm struck by the rich history of Emmanuel Saints that have studied before us and I'm astounded by the progress that chemists have made in the past 100 years. Think about what those chemistry students were studying at Emmanuel College back in 1919! ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2018-09-05
  • WELCOME BACK News & Updates | Fall 2018
    BUILDING FOR THE SECOND CENTURY It was another beautiful summer in Boston, with excitement, activity and energy ever present at 400 The Fenway. As we begin the 2018-19 academic year, we welcome more than 650 new students to Emmanuel, who join our ambitious and engaged community of students, faculty, staff ... read more
    Source: Published on 2018-08-31
  • Busy Summers in Chemistry & Physics
    While the campus may be quiet during the summer months, the Wilkens Science Center is always bustling with faculty and student research activity! Here are a few wonderful updates from faculty members this summer: Dr. Michelle Watt – Joined the Department of Chemistry and Physics as an Assistant Professor in ... read more
    Source: Chemistry and PhysicsPublished on 2018-08-31
  • L’italiana di oxford che unisce scienza e umanesimo
    L'italiana di Oxford che unisce scienza e umanesimo è Cristina Dondi, Professor of Early European Book Heritage, a cui Stefano Salis del Sole 24Ore dedica un articolo dettagliato e molto interessante. Al centro dell'articolo c'è lei, ma ci sono soprattutto i libri antichi di cui si occupa in maniera innovativa. ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-08-27
  • ACS Conference Success!
    Jake, Emma, Alex, and Dr. Gerdon all had a great time being fully immersed in chemistry at National Meeting of the American Chemical Society in Boston this week. Jake and Emma presented beautiful work and had good traffic at their posters. Alex had his eyes opened to the wide world ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-08-23
  • Students travel to ACS in…..Boston!
    The 256th Meeting of the American Chemical Society is just around the corner - in time and in space! Dr. Gerdon will be "traveling" with Emma, Jake, and Alex to the conference this weekend through Tuesday. It's great to have such wonderful science from all over the world in your ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-08-17
  • Dr. Gerdon at GRC – Biomineralization
    Dr. Gerdon had a fantastic week in New Hampshire, totally immersed in all things biomineralization, at the recent Gordon Research Conference. Dr. Gerdon presented a poster on "Analysis of secondary structures in DNA aptamer mineralization templates" and was able to consult with many experts in the field. He also successfully ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-08-07
  • Summer Research – Students present the “State of the Project”
    Katarina, Alex, Sam, Emma, and Jake have been hard at work in the research lab all summer and now finally get a short break before the new semester starts in September. To conclude their hard work, each student presented their "State of the Project" report in order to put their ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-08-07
  • Sovranismo
    "... dispute sui confini, protezionismo commerciale, battaglie separatiste e ostilità nei confronti di migranti fanno del sovranismo il nuovo protagonista sulla scena italiana ed europea. Se a tutto ciò aggiungiamo il linguaggio aggressivo che troppi leader europei adoperano contro i parigrado di altri Paesi e la crescente intolleranza contro migranti, ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-07-30
  • HAP-Glow!
    When fluorescently-tagged DNA aptamers bind to hydroxyapatite (and you centrifuge it down to make a pellet), you get really cool glowing HAP! Great job Emma!The post HAP-Glow! appeared first on Gerdon Research Group Blog. ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-07-26
  • Research Alumni Unite!
    Every summer Emmanuel College alumni and past members of the Gerdon Research Team gather to share stories, reminisce about past days in the lab, and celebrate the great research adventures to which they contributed. This year was no exception! Thirteen alumni from the classes of 2013 - 2018 joined three ... read more
    Source: Gerdon LabPublished on 2018-07-26
  • Il Mondiale può fare a meno dell’Italia…
    Dopo una decina di giorni di mondiali, alcuni milioni di inconsolabili tifosi italiani sono già stati consolati. La Coppa procede benissimo anche senza di noi, è un po' quello che succederà il giorno in cui (il più tardi possibile, facciamo le corna, tocchiamo ferro, grattiamoci l'inguine, non sia mai) ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-07-14
  • «Mettiamo i nostri corpi sulle navi che salvano i migranti»
    Lo scrittore Sandro Veronesi in una lettera aperta del 9 luglio sul Corriere della Sera diretta ad un altro famoso scrittore e giornalista, Roberto Saviano, lancia una sfida  ai personaggi più illustri della vita publica italiana, di mettere i propri corpi sulle navi dei migranti. Ecco uno stralcio della ... read more
    Source: Italian News ClicksPublished on 2018-07-12