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Boston College’s Incoming Beckman Scholars Plan to Study Unnatural Amino Acids and RNA Regulators

  • Friday, March 29, 2019

By Ed Hayward Retrieved online at: https://www.bc.edu/bc-web/bcnews/science-tech-and-health/biology-and-genetics/beckman-scholars-2019.html Beckman Scholars BC sophomores Kaitlin Malley and Patrick McGeoghegan selected for premier fellowship supporting outstanding undergraduates in the sciences Biochemistry majors Kaitlin Malley and Patrick McGeoghegan have been named Beckman Scholars by the premier fellowship program funded by the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation  ..

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NEW! Orange County Beckman Legacy Award Aims to Help Local Students

  • Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The Foundation is proud to announce the launch of a new local scholarship program for high school students in Irvine and Tustin Unified School Districts. The Orange County Beckman Legacy Award is an invitation-only program that provides hands-on, mentored laboratory experiences for high school students with opportunities to win one-time college scholarships up to $16,000! Applicants will complete an instrument build and a series of experiments inspired by Dr. Beckman’s spectrophotometer ..

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Ten Beckman-Chapman Young Scientists Award Winners Named at OCSEF

  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Congratulations to the 10 Beckman-Chapman Young Scientist Award winners from the Orange County Science & Engineering Fair! Great to see these talented students share their ideas & research. Posters designed and created by Chapman University's Ideation Lab. Jaeho Lee from University High, shown below, developed an affordable, portable centrifuge!  ..

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Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow Anthony Barley Published

  • Tuesday, February 19, 2019

2015 Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow Anthony Barley (University of Hawai'i at Manoa) published research in the journal Systematic Biology titled, "Impact of model variations on the inference of species boundaries under the multispecies coalescent." READ MORE: https://doi.org/10.1093/sysbio/syx073 (https://doi.org/10.1093/sysbio/syx073)  ..

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BYI Ashleigh Theberge Elected Co-Vice Chair for Gordon Research Conference

  • Thursday, February 14, 2019

2018 Beckman Young Investigator Ashleigh Theberge (University of Washington) was newly elected as Co-Vice Chair for the Gordon Research Conference on the Physics and Chemistry of Microfluidics. Congratulations!  ..

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BYIs Shiv Halasyamani and Carla Koehler Named AAAS Fellows

  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Congratulations to 2002 Beckman Young Investigators Shiv Halasyamani (University of Houston) and Carla Koehler (UCLA), who were both newly elected to the rank of AAAS Fellow. READ MORE: https://www.aaas.org/page/2018-fellows (https://www.aaas.org/page/2018-fellows) ..

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Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow Beau Alward Published

  • Tuesday, February 12, 2019

2017 Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow Beau Alward (Stanford University) published research in the journal Hormones and Behavior titled, “Hormonal regulation of social ascent and temporal patterns of behavior in an African cichlid.” READ MORE: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.12.010 (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.12.010) ..

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Beckman Foundation Announces 2019 Beckman Scholars Program Awardees

  • Friday, January 25, 2019

Thirteen Institutions to Receive Over $1.7 million in Science Funding for Undergraduate Researchers The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation (http://www.beckman-foundation.org/about/the-arnold-and-mabel-beckman-foundation) announced today the selection of its 2019 class of Beckman Scholars Program Awardees, U.S. colleges and universities which underscore the Foundation’s mission of supporting basic research in the chemistry and life sciences. The institutions were selected after a r ..

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Beckman Scholar Caroline Vissers Published

  • Friday, January 18, 2019

2013 Beckman Scholar Caroline Vissers published her research in the Journal of Cell Biology: “Epigenetics and epitranscriptomics in temporal patterning of cortical neural progenitor competence” READ MORE: http://ow.ly/ub2e30nmPHP ..

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Beckman Young Investigator Bo Wang Published

  • Wednesday, January 16, 2019

2017 Beckman Young Investigator Bo Wang (Stanford University) published his research in Advanced Healthcare Materials: “Nanomedicine Approaches Against Parasitic Worm Infections” READ MORE: https://doi.org/10.1002/adhm.201701494 (https://doi.org/10.1002/adhm.201701494) ..

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