Post Tagged with: "research"

KEC Students Conduct Self-Directed Research

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Choate campus is surrounded by nature — yet students seldom get the chance to study  the environment directly. This term, 14 juniors embarked on their research methods experiments at the Kohler Environmental Center (KEC). Students came up with a list of questions they wanted to study in the fall termRead More

Jaiveer Khanna ’17 discusses RNA binding proteins involved in Alzheimer’s disease.

SRP Lectures Simplify Complex Research

November 18, 2016 at 5:59 am 0 comments

For the very first time, the two sections of the Science Research Program (SRP) were integrated in the Student Lecture Series in order to encourage students to listen to a variety of research. On Tuesday, November 8, and Thursday, November 10, 16 seniors presented on topics ranging from mechanical engineeringRead More

Institutional Research Department to Examine Dorm Diversity

October 14, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Since its implementation three years ago, the dorm lottery system has been met with acceptance; however, some faculty are now questioning potential problems the new system might cause in regards to dorm diversity. Director of Residential Life Mr. Will Morris reached out to Mr. Corey Wrinn, Director of Institutional Research,Read More

Dylan Muldoon ’17 spent the summer in Bermuda for his research, titled, ‘Populations and Polymorphisms: A New Look at the Bermuda Skink’.

SRP: From Zebrafish to Nanoparticles

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

For students who dream about vaporizing metal into nanoparticles or finding ways to cure cancer, Choate offers the Science Research Program (SRP). A selective Signature Program, SRP aims to arm students with the skills needed to perform professional experiments. Students apply to one or both sections, quantitative or biology, dependingRead More