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A Conversation with Dr. Jonathan M. Spenner: Celebrating 20 Years of Beckman Scholars

  • Friday, September 15, 2017

Then: 1998 Beckman Scholars Program Award Recipient, Northwestern University Now: Registered Patent Attorney and Member, Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd. in Chicago AMBF: Prior to college, were you curious about a career in science? JS: I was always very interested in science. I remember being in the second grade and dreaming of becoming a “space scientist,” of course not understanding much about science at all. In the sixth grade, I thought I wanted to design ..

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Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Extends Commitment to Supporting Future Scientists through STEM Initiatives with $25,000 Sponsorship of Irvine CubeSat Program

  • Monday, September 04, 2017

Published in the OC Philanthropy Issue of The Orange County Business Journal - September 4, 2017 For aspiring scientists everywhere, all roads lead to the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation, which has been providing grants to researchers and research institutions in the chemistry and life sciences for nearly 40 years. Started in 1978 by Dr. Arnold O. Beckman and his wife Mabel, the founders of Beckman Instruments, Inc. who created devices that revolutionized the study and understanding  ..

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