Current Feature Stories
Getting it Just Right
Once launched into deep space, the much-vaunted James Webb Space Telescope can’t be tweaked or repaired. That’s why precision testing is so crucial. Fortunately, an ingenious group of instrument engineers is more than up for the challenge.
A member of the men’s swim team, senior Ronan Corgel—an economics major—shows his skill with the butterfly stroke during the January Blue Jay Invitational, held at the Newton White Aquatic Center. [Photo by James T. VanRensselaer]
By looking at clues from the past, present, and future, scientists here are working to better understand how our global climate could change—and the steps we can take now to avoid calamity down the road.
New Professors, Fall 2016
Janice Chen, Psychological and Brain Sciences; Research Interests: Real-world memory, cognitive neuroscience, temporal structure in cognition Lan Cheng, Chemistry; Research […]
Jesse Chen '16: Asian-American Sensibilities
Jesse Chen traveled to major cities to interview a broad range of Asian-American people and to film them for a documentary.
Top of the Pops
Emily Bihl '13’s blog Rye & Rivet has been her platform for sharing profiles of heritage craftspeople, small batch spirits, and recipes for retro cocktails. This summer, Bihl created the Rye & Rivet pop-up shop as an extension of her blog and a way to spotlight products and makers showcased there.
Spotlight on: Krieger School’s Popular Film and Media Studies Program
As the Film and Media Studies Program approaches its 20th anniversary, it continues to grow at a dynamic pace.