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Notables

Spring 2013

  • Six chemistry students (Alec Bergerson, Hayley HamiltonMareah Lucio, Tyler Poi, Tim Williams, Max Thompson) presented their research at the American Chemical Society National Meeting in New Orleans, April 7-10, 2013.  

  • Maha Zewail-Foote, associate professor of chemistry, co-authored a paper titled “Science for the ‘Haves’” inAngewandte Chemie International Edition, which was published this month.

Fall 2012

  • A 2012 paper by Maha Zewail Foote, associate professor of chemistry, and Fay Guarraci, associate professor of psychology, was highlighted in the summer 2012 issue of CUR Quarterly, a newsletter published by the Council of Undergraduate Research. Read the summary here.

  • Fay Guarraci, associate professor of psychology, and Maha Zewail-Foote, associate professor of chemistry, had a paper titled “Kin Discrimination in Prepubescent and Adult Long-Evans Rats” published in the July issue ofBehavioural Processes. Co-authors on the paper include former students Jessica BoltonAlex BurbyBrittany Ford and Carissa Winland.  

Spring 2012

  • Maha Foote, associate professor of chemistry, and Fay Guarraci, associate professor of psychology, have an article titled “‘Nice guys finish last’: Influence of mate choice on reproductive success in Long–Evans rats” published in the Feb. 2012 issue of Physiology & Behavior. Five former Southwestern students are listed as contributors to the research – Jessica BoltonBrittany FordSumith SampanaJade Tinker and Carissa Winland. The article is available online here.