July 2011

Abby McBride Wins Feldman Fellowship

Incoming student Abby McBride has been announced as a winner of the 2011 National Press Club Feldman Fellowship. From the press release: “In her application, the 26-year-old from Machiasport, Maine, said she aims to help “non-scientists form opinions about political or moral issues that hinge on complicated scientific topics,” with a focus on nature. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Williams College in 2006 with awards in biology and music.”

Congratulations Abby!

Artful Amoeba now at Scientific American

Congratulations to Jennifer Frazer ’04 for having her blog, the Artful Amoeba picked up by the Scientific American blog network. Please visit and enjoy http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/artful-amoeba/!