See what some of our students have been up to as part of the PRISM program.
Trying to explain what Jordan Berkompas '20 is studying this summer with her faculty mentor involves tossing out everything most people know about geometry and how it works.
No test tubes needed for this science research project. Matthew Bowman ’20 is researching science education in hopes of improving teacher practices.
Matthew Dyer ’18 is crunching a dizzying amount of data this summer with the hope that his research could one day help in combatting lung cancer.
What Barry Manchester ’19 and Kaitlyn Myers ’18 are doing this summer has been compared to studying recipes in a cookbook with 30,000 recipes.
John Brumfield’s notebook looks like some kind of movie prop: pages and pages filled with molecules drawn out in hexagons and lines, each carefully marked with individual atoms neatly labeled.
So far there are no fatalities, but the research two math students are undertaking this summer may leave them “gasping for air” before it’s all over.