Archive for October, 2010

October 18th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Perspectives, Part Two

By Joseph Dolence

Advice and thoughts from a fourth year Mayo Graduate School student, Joseph Dolence. Joe is in Dr. Kay Medina’s lab on the Rochester campus. In the lab, he works to discover the molecular mechanisms behind how early decisions within multipotent progenitors lead to the lymphoid/B cell fate. Here is some answers to some questions posed […]

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October 11th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Increase of Women earning the majority of doctorates! and other exciting changes to enrollment and degrees….

By Admin

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) has reported the enrollment and degrees report for 2008-2009. There have been major differences in enrollment and degrees in 2009 compared to 2008. Here are some of the highlights! Enrollment of new students at U.S. graduate schools grew 5.5% from 2008 to 2009, compared to 4.5% the previous year. Total […]

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October 4th, 2010 · Leave a Comment

The Struggle for Women in Science

By Admin

As scientist we all know that life is not always handed to you and that it took a lot of hard work to get us where we are today. With this said, as a Woman in Science it may be harder than you think! The L’Oreal USA, known to many as the leading beauty company, in partnership with The American […]

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