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November 6, 2014
In physics professor Matt Trawick's lab, students like Greg Hamilton, '17, are honing their research skills
When measuring nanoparticles, the smallest discrepancy can mean a big error. Physics professor Matt Trawick and his student researchers are creating algorithms to correct for these tiny shifts.
David Raiser, '06
Alum founds a biotech company that focuses on drug resistance genotyping
David Raiser, ’06, is the CEO and co-founder of Aldatu, a company that is trying to make HIV drug resistance testing affordable and accessible.
November 5, 2014
Hilary Briggs, '16
Research team creates mathematical model for diagnosing concussions
In a research lab run by Kathy Hoke and Joanna Wares, students like Hilary Briggs are focusing on creating more precise methods to diagnose concussions.
October 23, 2014
Urban Education Fellows
Local middle schools offer a backdrop for exploring the challenges and successes of education in America
Seven UR students spend the summer studying the complex nature of local middle schools as a glimpse into the challenges facing education in America
October 20, 2014
Alivia Pinnix, '15
Senior participates in the Ralph Bunche Political Science Institute
Senior challenges herself through participation in elite summer research program
October 15, 2014
Whitney Schwalm, '15
Pre-health student explores addiction and mental health through coursework and volunteering
Pre-health student gains empathy and a greater understanding of addiction and mental-health issues through her work at a substance-abuse treatment center.
October 14, 2014
Bonner Scholar reflects on his four years of community service
Bonner Scholar reflects on the challenges, frustrations, and fulfillment inherent in community service.
October 10, 2014
Nick Yeutter, '15
Music is the best medicine for this aspiring doctor, composer and electronic music producer
Senior Nick Yeutter successfully explores his interests in medicine and music at University of Richmond. “It was inspiring to realize the connection between my musical and premed endeavors,” Yeutter said.
October 7, 2014
Ama Ansah '16
Junior spent her summer in London digging through archives
Junior spent the summer in London furthering her research that encompasses history, theatre, and women, gender, and sexuality studies.
October 1, 2014
Remi Pomaranski, '16
A yearlong SSIR, two internships, and a summer of research on modern-day slavery helped focus Remi Pomaranski's interests in human rights
After serving as the RA for Monti Datta’s SSIR on human rights and modern-day slavery, Remi Pomaranski, ’16, continued her research on survivors and interned with the Michigan Abolitionist Project this summer with a UR Summer Fellowship.