Author Archives: Hannah Breshears

Joshua Windsor: A Hike through the Highlands

Honors history and classical studies student Joshua Windsor is spending the 2012-2013 year studying abroad as a Libby Finch scholar at Cambridge University, in Cambridge, England. ‘Oh yes, there’s trout in there, and perch and pike, and rainbow and brown … Continue reading

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Learning through the Lens: Video Production & Film in Australia with Adam Osmon

Honors mechanical engineering and physics student Adam Osmon chose to expand his academic and cultural horizons in during a semester study abroad in Australia, where he dove into video production and indigenous cultures at the University of Adelaide.  

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Work in Progress: Mapping the Honors Thesis with Hannah Breshears

Honors architectural studies and history double major Hannah Breshears chronicles her personal thesis timeline, from spark to finish in the first ever Honors College info graphic.

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Joshua Windsor: Settling In and Setting Out

Honors history and classical studies student Joshua Windsor is spending the 2012-2013 year studying abroad as a Libby Finch scholar at Cambridge University, in Cambridge, England. Lent term, the second term of three, flew by at a head-spinning pace. In … Continue reading

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Derek Pyland: A Biophysics Conference Retrospective

Honors biochemistry major Derek Pyland was invited to present his work with proteins through hydrogen deuterium exchange mass spectrometry at the 57th Annual Biophysical Society Meeting in Philadelphia this semester. The trip gave Derek a peek into the world of … Continue reading

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Katelin Cherry: Engineering a Skeletal Cell Derived Biomaterial

Honors biomedical engineering student Katelin Cherry began working with mentor Dr. Jeffrey Wolchok last spring to create a biomaterial from skeletal cells that would ideally represent the complex components of skeletal muscle. A biomaterial of this type could be used … Continue reading

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Mathias Bellaiche: A Weekend Getaway

Honors biophysics student Mathias Bellaiche is spending the 2012-2013 year studying abroad as a Libby Finch scholar at Cambridge University, in Cambridge, England.

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WWOOFing in Kerikeri with Joe Delnero

While honors broadcast journalism student Joe Delnero spent a semester studying film, media, and advertising at the University of Auckland in New Zealand, he fell in love with the island’s organic heritage. Once his classes ended, he hooked up with … Continue reading

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Katie McGehee: Farming and Friendship in the Heart of Rwanda

Honors poultry science and environmental, soil, and water science double major Katie McGehee formed deep connections with the employees of Ikiraro Investment’s poultry farm in Rwanda last summer while conducting research for her senior thesis project. The six-week internship gave … Continue reading

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Joshua Windsor: Out and About at Cambridge University

Honors history and classical studies student Joshua Windsor is spending the 2012-2013 year studying abroad as a Libby Finch scholar at Cambridge University, in Cambridge, England.

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