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More Than 100 Attend Dr. Smith’s Vitetta Lecture, ‘Pick Your Poison’

More Than 100 Attend Dr. Smith’s Vitetta Lecture, ‘Pick Your Poison’

On Wednesday, Dec. 4, more than 100 members of the Arcadia community, including President Nicolette DeVille Christensen and Provost Steve O. Michael, gathered in the Castle Rose Room to hear […]

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0 commentsDecember 13, 2013 at 3:52 pmCampus News

Wednesday: Professor Sheryl Smith to Give Memorial Vitetta Lecture, ‘Pick Your Poison’

Wednesday: Professor Sheryl Smith to Give Memorial Vitetta Lecture, ‘Pick Your Poison’

Dr. Sheryl T. Smith, assistant professor of biology, presents “Pick Your Poison: How Daily Exposure to Common Toxicants Can Affect Body Size and Development” on Wednesday, Dec. 4, for this […]

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0 commentsDecember 2, 2013 at 4:49 pmEvents Scholarly & Creative

President’s Prize Recipient Weiner ’14 Interns at Wistar Institute

President’s Prize Recipient Weiner ’14 Interns at Wistar Institute

Attending science camp as a child sparked a love of biology for Amber K. Weiner ’14. Years later, even after an accomplished academic year, she still chooses to dedicate her […]

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0 commentsAugust 7, 2013 at 2:41 pmCampus News

Smith and Student Researchers Test Effects of Toxins Commonly Found in Household Items

Smith and Student Researchers Test Effects of Toxins Commonly Found in Household Items

By Chris Macchi ’12 Dr. Sheryl Smith, Assistant Professor of Biology, is researching the effects of four synthetic toxins on fruit flies. The chemicals—Bisphenol A (BPA), Parabens, Phthalates, and Perfluorooctanoic Acid […]

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0 commentsAugust 2, 2012 at 10:59 amCampus News

Pavoni ’12 Finds a Future of Discovery Through Faculty Genome Research

Pavoni ’12 Finds a Future of Discovery Through Faculty Genome Research

Nickodemo Pavoni ’12 recently completed his second consecutive summer working under the supervision of his academic and research adviser, Dr. Sheryl T. Smith, Assistant Professor of Biology, investigating how specific […]

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0 commentsSeptember 8, 2011 at 2:43 pmScholarly & Creative

Smith Receives Vitetta Professorship, Will Study Chromatin Structure and More

Smith Receives Vitetta Professorship, Will Study Chromatin Structure and More

Dr. Steve O. Michael, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, announces that Dr. Sheryl T. Smith, Assistant Professor of Biology, has been selected  to be the ninth recipient of […]

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0 commentsJune 9, 2011 at 2:15 pmScholarly & Creative

Arcadia Magazine: Freshman Didn’t Wait To Join Faculty in Researching DNA

Arcadia Magazine: Freshman Didn’t Wait To Join Faculty in Researching DNA

By Sarah R. Schwartz ’10 Sophia Japhet ’13 didn’t wait until her senior year to start conducting research with a faculty member. It took just two weeks into her freshman […]

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0 commentsFebruary 18, 2011 at 11:30 amScholarly & Creative

Jacob Researches With Smith, Prepares for Physician Assistant Program

Jacob Researches With Smith, Prepares for Physician Assistant Program

By Heather Mick ’11 Ansu Jacob ’11 is not only a student, volunteer, and distinguished scholar, she also is a scientist. During her third year at Arcadia, Jacob began collaborating […]

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0 commentsJanuary 19, 2011 at 2:25 pmCampus News

Philadelphia Community College Students Intern in Arcadia Lab

Two Philadelphia Community College students from The Wistar Institute’s Biotechnician Training Program (BTT) interned with Dr. Sheryl Smith, Assistant Professor of Biology, this year to gain training in molecular biology […]

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0 commentsOctober 1, 2010 at 1:00 pmCampus News

Biology Gets $666,812 NSF Grant for Cell, Molecular Biology Facility

The Arcadia University Biology Department has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant totaling $666,812 for “Renovation of the Arcadia University Cell and Molecular Biology Core Facility.” Renovations to the […]

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0 commentsSeptember 21, 2010 at 2:35 pmCampus News