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Summer Research Poster Session

Summer Research Poster Session

Posted by on Oct 2, 2021 in Posts, Student News

Congrats to Grace, Luz, Julia, Rylie, and Amanda on their fantastic presentations at the Summer Research Poster Session on Thursday. Everyone did amazing work this summer and turned it into great poster presentations for the College-wide event. The students were tasked with explaining their research to chemistry professors alongside first year students in...

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GRAB Lab visits area high school

GRAB Lab visits area high school

Posted by on Oct 1, 2021 in Posts, Student News

This summer the team had the great opportunity to work with Esther Hines, high school chemistry teacher at Billerica Memorial High School. Esther came to campus, joined our group, and engaged in exciting research involving calcium phosphate mineralization and gold nanoparticles. This fall we got to change the experience by visiting Esther and her students...

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Rylie Bolarinho ’22 – New Instrument on Campus!

Rylie Bolarinho ’22 – New Instrument on Campus!

Posted by on Sep 28, 2021 in Posts, Student News

Rylie is excited to be back in the research lab this semester after finishing her summer research internship. She will continue to work on the calcium carbonate project and start her distinction in the field of chemistry. Rylie will connect the DNA aptamers used for calcium carbonate mineralization to gold nanoparticles to look at templated biomimetic...

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Feature on Aimee Sanford ’16!

Posted by on Sep 21, 2021 in Alumni, Posts

Congratulations to Aimee Sanford ’16 on a great spotlight feature and on such an amazing path from Emmanuel College GRAB Lab research, to the CDC, Emory University, and beyond. Thanks for the research shout-out! We can’t wait for that PhD defense coming soon! Check out the story here: From Soapberries to RE-SELEX Here’s a throwback...

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State of the Project – Summer 2021!

State of the Project – Summer 2021!

Posted by on Jul 28, 2021 in Posts, Student News

The research group has worked very hard this summer through a variety of adverse conditions and has come through with a lot of great data, quality research experience, and more ideas for the next experiment. That means it is time for the very official State of the Project reports! Students give short presentations to summarize where their projects started,...

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Research Alumni Unite! – Summer 2021

Research Alumni Unite! – Summer 2021

Posted by on Jul 21, 2021 in Alumni, Posts, Student News

It was fantastic to see research alumni in the Boston area come together in person to catch up, support each other, and support the current students in the research lab. We had a great time and missed all the alumni too far from campus to join in the fun. The network of research alumni keeps growing and the connections and accomplishments are impressive....

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