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4 Former BYI Awardees Elected to National Academies

  • Thursday, May 04, 2017

The National Academies elected 84 new members this week, including 4 Beckman Young Investigator award winners and one Beckman Institute Director! Congratulations to: Dr. Jeff Moore, Interim Director, Beckman Institute at University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign Dr. Phil Baran, Scripps Research Institute Dr. Geoffrey Coates, Cornell University Dr. Leemor Joshua-Tor, Cold Spring Harbor Dr. Rachel Wilson, Harvard Medical School http://www.nasonline.org/news-and-mult ..

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Beckman Foundation Announces Funding for Breakthrough Microscope Technology

  • Monday, April 03, 2017

Congratulations to the five Research Institutions selected to receive the Foundation's $12.5 million investment in cryogenic-electron microscopes this year. The funding will go toward installing state-of-the-art Cryo-EM instrumentation at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (http://web.mit.edu/), University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine (http://www.med.upenn.edu/), University of Utah (http://www.ut ..

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Video Profiles of Tufts Beckman Scholars

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Impactful research performed by talented undergraduates is the hallmark of our program, but it is not just for Beckman Scholars!! In these video profiles, some of our Beckman Scholars relate their experiences to a wider audience. By communicating their stories, their tribulations and their successes, we hope to encourage other undergraduates to pursue intensive research experiences. http://sites.tufts.edu/beckmanscholars/videos/ ..

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Video profile of Elliot Philips Beckman Scholar 2013-2014

  • Monday, March 13, 2017

A special thank you to Tufts University for sharing video profiles of some of their Beckman Scholars.  ..

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Video profile of Sara Khosrowjerdi Beckman Scholar 2013-2014

  • Monday, March 13, 2017

A special thank you to Tufts University for sharing video profiles of some of their Beckman Scholars. http://sites.tufts.edu/beckmanscholars/videos/  ..

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Video profile of Julia Rogers Beckman Scholar 2015-2016

  • Monday, March 13, 2017

A special thank you to Tufts University for sharing video profiles of some of their Beckman Scholars. http://sites.tufts.edu/beckmanscholars/videos/  ..

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Video profile of Jessica Dabrowski Beckman Scholar 2015-2016

  • Monday, March 13, 2017

A special thank you to Tufts University for sharing video profiles of some of their Beckman Scholars. http://sites.tufts.edu/beckmanscholars/videos/  ..

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2017 Beckman Scholars Program Award Announcement

  • Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Congratulations to the institutional recipients of the 2017 Beckman Scholars Program Award! Boston University Bowdoin College Brigham Young University Grand Valley State University Northwestern University Pomona College Tufts University University of Colorado, Boulder University of San Diego Villanova University Wellesley College  ..

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2016 Beckman Symposium

  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The 2016 Beckman Symposium was held Aug 4 - 6, 2016 in Irvine, CA. Over 250 Beckman Award winners and top researchers across the country participated in talks, seminars, and poster sessions to discuss their research projects and form new collaborations. This annual gathering of the "Beckman Family" carries on the legacy of Dr. Beckman and his endless curiosity for new technology and scientific breakthrough. Thanks to all who came together to make the meeting a success! ..

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2016 Beckman-Argyros Award Winner Announced

  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Congratulations Dr. Jeremy Nathans, Johns Hopkins University, for receiving the 2016 Beckman-Argyros Award for Vision Research. This award consists of a $400,000 research grant and a $100,000 prize to Dr. Nathans for his groundbreaking research in vision sciences. Dr. Peter McDonnell, Johns Hopkins University, was also in attendance to help present the award to Dr. Nathans. ..

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