Leah Lapp (senior) and Hannah Walker '18
Lapp and Walker studied coffee borer damage in Hawaii with Professor Matthew Siderhurst this summer.
Ruth Maust '13
Ruth Maust ‘13 will continue her doctoral research at the University of Oregon with support from a three-year National Science Foundation Grant.
The departments of chemistry and biology cooperate in offering students the option of concentrating their studies on this dynamic field of inquiry by majoring in biochemistry. This rigorous program is geared towards giving students a fundamental knowledge in the molecular basis of biological processes.
Students take coursework involving a combination of chemistry and biology courses, culminating in a three-semester advanced biochemistry series, and including extensive research laboratory experience.