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Mayer's thesis, "Bridging the Movement: A Geography of the San Francisco Women's Building", contributes to localized studies of second-wave feminism and queer histories of San Francisco. Photo courtesy of the Women's Building. Mayer's thesis, "Bridging the Movement: A Geography of the San Francisco Women's Building", contributes to localized studies of second-wave feminism and queer histories of San Francisco. Photo courtesy of the Women's Building.

What They Learned: Emily Mayer ’14

What They Learned History major Emily Mayer ’14 wanted to write her thesis about second-wave feminism and race, and realized that the Women’s Building, a women-owned community center and landmark in the Mission District of San Francisco, CA, provided the … Continue reading

Iruka Okeke Iruka Okeke with Ruben Monarrez ’14, who is doing his senior thesis research in her lab. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

The Biologist and the Bacteria

Research conducted in the lab of Associate Professor of Biology Iruka Okeke has changed the thinking about E. coli. Read the Faculty Profile in Haverford magazine »

Bamboo stem section stained with Toluidine Blue O (TBO). Bamboo stem section stained with Toluidine Blue O (TBO).

Superlab

Biology superlab is designed so that students get first hand experience using techniques and equipment commonly used in graduate labs and research facilities; however, what really makes superlab special is the independence the professors give.

Bamboo stem section stained with Toluidine Blue O (TBO). Bamboo stem section stained with Toluidine Blue O (TBO).

Superlab

Biology superlab is designed so that students get first hand experience using techniques and equipment commonly used in graduate labs and research facilities; however, what really makes superlab special is the independence the professors give.