Physics Professor Receives Over Half a Million in National Science Foundation Research Grants

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Associate Professor of Physics Dr. Oleksiy Svitelskiy over half a million dollars between two major research grants. The National Science Foundation funds projects “at the frontiers of science and engineering,” monitoring… Read More

Codifying the Contexts of Forgiveness

“We’re studying how people understand forgiveness, what factors shape their understanding, and how it might affect the other facets of their life,” says Carter Crossett ’19 of the summer research project, “Campus as Moral Community: Contextual Understandings of… Read More

Examining Well-being Through Economics

This summer, research assistants Jenn Meakem ’19 and Mike D’Antuono ’18 (pictured right) helped Dr. Kristen Cooper (economics) and her co-authors, Professors Daniel Benjamin (University of Southern California), Ori Heffetz (Cornell University) and Miles Kimball (University of Colorado),… Read More

Gordon Researchers Attack Allergies and Inflammation

The allergy and inflammation satellite lab at Gordon is like “another home,” says Holly Huang ’18, a chemistry major (biochemistry concentration), “since I spend half the day here!” Understanding the biology of the eosinophil, a type of white… Read More

From ‘Confessions’ to Commission: New Painting Portrays Young St. Augustine

Professor Bruce Herman and his assistant, art major Rachel Pacitti ’19, are working on a commissioned painting of Saint Augustine of Hippo, ‘AUGUSTINE, Ordinary Saint.’