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HHMI Young Researchers

From pain to tiny arachnids, Nicole Mathews applied concepts from her science courses as she pursued answers to real-world questions in the lab.

Tiny Australian Arachnids

Collecting specimens in Australia and identifying them in the lab taught Michelle Coblens a lot about the power of original research.

Health Policy Pursuits

Jyothi Dhanwada researches pain and has interned on a U.S. Senate committee in Washington to learn firsthand about the intersection of science and health policy.

Rivers of Electricity

Noah Lupu-Gladstein explored cutting-edge thermoelectrics research in Professor James Heyman’s physics lab.

Reef Diving in Belize

Ilian DeCorte made daily scuba dives in Belize to learn why otherwise endangered coral were thriving there.

A Database of Brains

Bioinformatics at Harvard–MIT’s Health Sciences and Technology Program allowed Issa Ali to combine his research interests in computer science, biology and chemistry.

Interrupting Viruses

In Marcos Ortega’s lab, Djoser Ramsey investigated how to interrupt the reproduction of viruses, such as one that causes lymphoma.

From the Farm to the Lab

Economics major Cody Dail is using the many resources at his disposal to prepare himself for medical school.

Research—Getting Started

Original research is the gold standard experience for undergraduate science students and there’s no better place to conduct it than Macalester.

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