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Professor Laura Kiessling perches on a windowsill in a hallway.

The complex world of carbohydrate chemistry

Drawn to MIT by its “amazing women who were doing science,” Professor Laura Kiessling explores sugar-protein interactions that influence cell behavior.

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3Q: Setting academic parameters for the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing

Working Group on Curricula and Degrees co-chairs discuss their progress toward establishing credentials and courses for the college.

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2019 TY Shen Lecture in Chemical Biology

On April 9, 2019, Professor Jonathan Weissman came to MIT to deliver the TY Shen Lecture in Chemical Biology.

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Graduate Student Spotlight: Chloe Morgan

Chemistry Graduate Student Chloe Morgan describes her research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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A male graduate student in an MIT sweatshirt stands in front of a coastal vista.

Graduate Student Spotlight: Will Howland

Chemistry Graduate Student Will Howland describes his research and answers 20 random questions as part of the Graduate Student Spotlight series.

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MIT spinout seeks to transform food safety testing

An affordable, easy-to-use handheld sensor, soon to enter the market, can indicate the presence of bacterial contaminants in food in seconds.

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Greener, more efficient natural gas filtration

Novel membrane material removes more impurities, without the need for toxic solvents.

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A black and white goat stands in the middle of a yoga class full of people sitting on their mats.

Graduate Student Appreciation Week brings Goat Yoga to Chemistry

On Wednesday, April 3, a herd of fainting goats flocked to the lobby of the Dreyfus Building to join graduate students in a unique yoga session.

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2019 Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture in Organic Chemistry

On March 28, 2019, Professor Mark S. Taylor and Dr. Nicholas Meanwell came to MIT to deliver the Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture in Organic Chemistry.

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Squire Booker PhD ’94 to speak at 2019 Investiture of Doctoral Hoods and Degree Conferral Ceremony

MIT alumnus, now a professor of chemistry, biochemistry, and molecular biology at Penn State University, is an expert on enzyme reactions.

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School of Science announces 2019 Infinite Mile Awards

Ten staff members in the School of Science are recognized for going above and beyond their job descriptions to support a better Institute.

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A young woman with brown hair sits smiling in front of a piano keyboard.

The chemist and the stage

Senior chemistry major, athlete, and artist Audrey Pillsbury creates a musical about life as a second-generation Asian-American.

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2019 A.D. Little Lecture in Physical Chemistry

On March 12-13, 2019, Professor James Skinner came to MIT to deliver the A.D. Little Lecture in Physical Chemistry.

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