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Integrated Science Center: Phase 3 set to stun

ISC 3 came on line for the beginning of the semester and was dedicated at a Sept. 22 ceremony held in conjunction with the fall meeting of the university’s Board of Visitors.

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Homecoming 2016

Integrated Science Center Open House

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The multi-level model is ‘what makes William & Mary special’

They're not unique to William & Mary, but research labs structured along the multi-level model are surprisingly rare outside of William & Mary. You see, we operate in that sweet spot between the small college and the enormous research institute.

Claire Kaplan NSF Award Recipient

Claire Kaplan, a 2009 W&M undergraduate research student supervised by Prof. Gregory Smith, currently a Clinical Psychology doctoral student at University of Maryland College Park, receives NSF fellowship award.

The science of breathing

Ph.D. student Andrew Kottick has determined exactly which cells in the brain are responsible for respiration. His work will be honored at the Graduate Research Symposium March 19.

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Recruiting Event: Virginia Tech MACR graduate program

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: Oct. 7, 10:00am-12:00, Sadler Center York Room. Prof. Shengfeng Cheng will introduce Virginia Tech's "MACR" graduate program in Macromolecular Science and Engineering.

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Applied Science Seminar: Molecular Dynamics Modeling of Polymers

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: Oct. 7, 10:00-11:00am, Sadler Center York Room. Prof. Shengfeng Cheng from Virginia Tech (Physics Department/Macromolecules and Interfaces Institute) will speak about his research and introduce VT's "MACR" graduate program.

Expert panel demystifies Ebola myths

An interdisciplinary team of William & Mary experts gathered Wednesday night hoping to dispel fears through understanding.

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Summer Research Students 2014

Applied Science hosts summer internship for top-performing students in the life sciences from Williamsburg high schools.

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2014 Plumeri Award Recipient

Christopher A. Del Negro, recipient of 2014 Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence at William & Mary.

"Milking" Brown Recluse Spiders for Silk

Discovery Channel Canada airs a TV feature of our brown recluse silk project in their science show Daily Planet (7:00 pm show on March 10).

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2013 Plumeri Award Recipient

Gregory D. Smith, recipient of 2013 Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence at William & Mary.

Protein behavior might hold the key to synthetic silk

A trans-Atlantic collaboration of scientists has revealed the structure of a key protein of silk and discovered a previously unknown behavior of this protein: to self-organize into tiny fibrils a single molecule in diameter.

J-Lab scientist wins award for graphene invention developed at W&M

Like most inventors, Jefferson Lab scientist Xin Zhao's moment of inspiration was prompted by a need, and the result was an invention that could someday see batteries in electric vehicles and similar devices boosted or replaced by high-power, high-capacity, fast-charge/discharge energy storage systems using graphene.

W&M joins Virginia Nanoelectronics Center

The William & Mary group is part of a new industry-academia-government collaboration, the Virginia Nanoelectronics Center (ViNC). ViNC is based at the University of Virginia; the partnership also includes Old Dominion University.