September 15, 2021
As a PhD student in chemistry and chemical biology, Lisa Awaitey studies biological processes to build synthetic models that mimic them. Her work could inspire solutions to one of humanity’s biggest challenges: climate change.
August 12, 2021
Anita Reddy, a PhD student in biological and biomedical sciences at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, is trying to fill in some of the gaps in our knowledge of how exercise works on the molecular and cellular levels.
August 11, 2021
As a member of Professor Eric Rubin’s lab at Harvard Chan, PhD candidate Harry Won is researching a new approach to treating a disease that kills millions of people around the world: tuberculosis.
July 8, 2020
Faculty from across the Harvard community were invited to attend Research Mentor Training workshops where they learn about effective mentorship and engagement in skills-based activities.
October 31, 2018
Why aren't there T-Rex-sized creatures roaming the streets of New York and Tokyo?
October 25, 2018
Maddy McFarland, a PhD student in Biological Sciences in Public Health, studies a parasite that is so good at hiding in our bodies that it can float in our cells, undetected, for decades at a time.
October 24, 2018
Brandon Woods likes people. “I like being around people, I like talking to them,” the PhD candidate in biological and biomedical sciences says. Which is good because, as a resident advisor (RA) and wellness liaison in one of GSAS’s...
October 19, 2018
Krissy Lyon, PhD candidate in neuroscience, studies neurotransmitters and aggression.
October 11, 2018
Citing their “exceptional creativity,” the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation has awarded three GSAS alumni with MacArthur Foundation Fellowships: Clifford Brangwynne, PhD ’07, applied physics; Kristina Olson, PhD ’08, psychology; and...
October 9, 2018
Matt Smith’s life is full of acronyms. “My PI is part of OEB. And my grad program is MCO, which is based in MCB,” Smith recites. This proliferation of acronyms results from two factors: his graduate program, Molecules, Cells and Organism (MCO),...