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Summer 2022 Summer Research Fellows announced

Friday, May 27, 2022

The Westminster College Drinko Center for Undergraduate Research has awarded eight fellowships for the sixth annual Summer Research Fellows program.

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Four Westminster students present at Sigma Xi research conference

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Four Westminster students from the Department of Biochemistry and Chemistry attended the Sigma Xi Conference on Undergraduate Research and Creative Accomplishments at Penn State Behrend on Saturday, April 23.

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Biology faculty and students attend American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology meeting

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Four Westminster College students and two faculty members recently attended the annual meeting of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) held April 2-5, 2022 in Philadelphia.

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Westminster chemistry professor to appear on ‘Jeopardy!’ on Thursday

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

After a few failed attempts, close calls and life interruptions, Westminster College Assistant Professor of Chemistry Dr. Patrick Lackey has finally made it to the “Jeopardy!” podium.

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Senior biochemistry participates in summer REU program at Duquesne University

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

A Westminster College biochemistry major completed an in-person National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded summer research internship at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, giving her an important high-level hands-on learning experience.

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Advanced Lab Students Gain Opportunity to use Pittsburgh Supercomputer

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Westminster biochemistry and chemistry students were granted permission to work on the Pittsburgh Supercomputer during a four-week long project. 

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Biochemistry major interns at major cancer research center

Friday, October 29, 2021

A Westminster biochemistry major spent the summer researching epigenetics and molecular carcinogenesis at the Virginia Harris Cockrell Cancer Research Center at The University of Texas MD  Anderson Cancer Center (MDACC) in Houston.

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Westminster College dedicates $11.2 million science center expansion

Friday, September 3, 2021

The new $11.2 million expansion of the Hoyt Science Center at Westminster College was dedicated Friday, Sept. 3, at a special ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially unveil the innovative new space.  

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Completed Hoyt Science Center expansion to be dedicated Sept. 3

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Just two years after breaking ground, the expansion of Westminster College’s Hoyt Science Center is complete and a formal dedication ceremony will take place at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 3.

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