Walter Kohn dies at 93; UC Santa Barbara physicist shared Nobel Prize in chemistry
Los Angeles Times
Walter Kohn, a UC Santa Barbara physicist who shared a Nobel Prize for a widely used theory in materials science — and who warned that "science is both a wonderful and terrible force in our world" — died April 19. He was 93. Kohn's health had ...
Duke University president to step down in 2017
Two Duke faculty members won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry -- Robert Lefkowitz in 2012 and Paul Modrich in 2015 -- the first Nobel Prizes awarded for work done by Duke faculty on the Duke campus. Nine undergraduates were named Rhodes Scholars.
St. Olaf senior awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
St. Olaf College News (blog)
Past recipients of the award include numerous Nobel Prize winners, former U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, Google founder Sergey Brin, and Freakonomics co-author Steven Levitt. ... semester with Associate Professor of Biology Steve Freedberg, where ...
How Sweet Briar Came Back from Financial Ruin and Proved Women's Colle
Distinguished alumnae: Writers Renata Adler and Dorothy Meserve Kunhardt (Pat the Bunny); Nobel Peace Prize winner Emily Greene Balch, founder of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom; Harvard University president Drew Gilpin Faust ...