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September 1, 2017

Shape-shifting Cells, Zebrafish Eyes, & Silly Putty

The NSF makes three big grants to Reed professors.

June 12, 2017

Math Profs Win Grant to Stretch a World of Silly Putty

Osorno and Ormbsy peer into the world of topology.

July 12, 2017

Bio Profs Win Grant to Study Shapeshifting Cells

Prof. Derek Applewhite and Prof. Anna Ritz won a $589K grant from the NSF.

March 1, 2017

Eye of the Beholder

Object of Study– What they’re looking at in class

March 1, 2017

The Dynamics of Compassion

Psychologist Paul Piff ’04 unveils the link between socioeconomic status and altruism—and finds hints of a path to a kinder society.

April 20, 2017

Codebreaker

Prof. Sarah Schaack [biology] cracks the secrets of rogue DNA.

May 5, 2017

Chasing Coyote

Last Lecture: Saluting our retiring (and not-so-retiring) professors.