Undergraduate Biochemistry major Nathanael Lutz (Trawick Group) received a co-first place award in his division (Undergraduate Biochemistry, Inorganic and Analytical) at the DFW Local ACS Meeting-in-Miniature on Saturday, April 21, 2018 for his presentation, High Performance Liquid Chromatography Analysis of the Bioreductive Cleavage of Prodrug KGP372 to Its Effector Anti-cancer Agent Combretastatin A-4. The prize was $100.
Drs. Castleberry, Jonklass, Solouki and Zinke—Last Saturday, 14 April 2018, the Baylor Zeta chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa Society initiated its most-recent class of members-in-course. This spring semester, 80 students were inducted, including 10 Biochemistry majors.
Sam Yruegas (Martin Group) was one of four students in the country to receive a nationally competitive grant in the first round from the NSMMS and CRASTE valued at $1500. The 2018 National Space & Missile Materials Symposium (NSMMS) & the Commercial and Government Responsive Access to Space Technology Exchange (CRASTE) student grant is sponsored by AFRL Rocket Lab, Dynetics and i3!
The Spring 2017 issue of Baylor Arts & Sciences magazine provides a comprehensive look at Baylor's award-winning journalism, public relations and new media program. Other articles include a feature on A&S faculty and staff members who use alternative means of commuting to campus, a look at the growing popularity of standing desks on campus, and updates on former A&S deans John Belew, William Cooper and Wallace Daniel.
Two Baylor University students have been selected to receive prestigious Goldwater Scholarships, while a third has received honorable mention recognition. They are among 283 undergraduates from 47 states to be named 2014 Goldwater Scholars.