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Isabel Beshar (SY ’14): A Passion for Public Health

Isabel Beshar (SY ’14): A Passion for Public Health

Audrey Luo July 1, 2014 0

Recently named a Rhodes Scholar, senior Isabel Beshar has worked with diabetes patients around the globe

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Undergraduate Profile: Parker Liautaud (DC ’16)

Undergraduate Profile: Parker Liautaud (DC ’16)

Mina Himwich April 10, 2014 0

Geology & Geophysics major Parker Liautaud (DC ’16) recently returned from a 1600-mile expedition across Antarctica, in which he both set the world record for fastest coast-to-pole trek and collected scientific data that could

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Ben Horowitz ES ’14: Making a Cosmological Splash

Ben Horowitz ES ’14: Making a Cosmological Splash

Grace Pan December 25, 2013 1

Education has never been an easy issue to tackle, but physics major and Splash co-founder Ben Horowitz has brought non-traditional learning to Yale to distill the hidden passions of thousands of students.

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Out of this World: Jan Kolmas TC ‘14

Out of this World: Jan Kolmas TC ‘14

Eleanor Sun December 21, 2013 1

Where there’s a will, there’s a way. Yale senior Jan Kolmas, winner of the 2013 Caltech Space Challenge, pursues his interest in aerospace engineering with creativity and passion.

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Sam Spaulding (JE ’13): The Makings of a Robot Developer

Sam Spaulding (JE ’13): The Makings of a Robot Developer

Margaretta Midura May 11, 2013 0

From working at Walt Disney to appearing on Who Wants to be a Millionaire?, Sam Spaulding (JE ’13) has done it all. While at Yale, he has combined his interests in computer science and

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The Quintessential Naturalist: Dakota McCoy, BR ’13

The Quintessential Naturalist: Dakota McCoy, BR ’13

William Gearty April 3, 2013 0

Dakota McCoy fills many shoes: those of an athlete, a professional researcher, a leader, and a great naturalist. She was recently awarded the Rhodes Scholarship and plans to study zoology or environmental policy

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Educational Emissary: Aaron Feuer, ES ’13

Educational Emissary: Aaron Feuer, ES ’13

Jonathon Cai February 4, 2013 0

Aaron Feuer, ES ’13, is the CEO and lead developer of his startup, Panorama, an education analytics company that seeks to uncover and solve the most pressing problems in our nation’s schools

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The Road Less Traveled: Darren Zhu, B.S. ’13

The Road Less Traveled: Darren Zhu, B.S. ’13

Andrew Goldstein April 15, 2012 0

Darren Zhu has been awarded one of the 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellowships, worth $100,000, to continue his work with the biotech company that he and David Luan founded

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Helen Jack, Yale ’12, Oxford ’14

Helen Jack, Yale ’12, Oxford ’14

Senzeni Mpofu March 18, 2012 0

Helen Jack, a recipient of the 2012 Rhodes scholarship, has combined coursework in biology and international studies and hopes to use both areas of expertise to help improve healthcare in Ghana

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Undergraduate Profile – The iGEM Team

Undergraduate Profile – The iGEM Team

Liya Lomsadze March 14, 2012 0

The Yale iGEM team, founded only two years ago, has characterized a novel antifreeze protein produced by the Siberian beetle, research which won them first place in the "Food and Energy" category at the

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