Tag Archives: KINSC

April Fool's in the KINSC On April Fool’s Day, students from the science departments bedeck the KINSC with themed decorations. This life-size monster from the Super Mario Brothers video game was just part of this year's fun. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Traditions

Traditions Fords enjoy myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

Albert Schatz, grandfather of Carl Sigmond Pictured: Albert Schatz. Read about Carl's summer work on Decentered, the blog of the Hurford Center for the Arts and Humanities.

Discovering the Discovery and the Grandfather Who Saved Millions

Discovering the Discovery and the Grandfather Who Saved Millions Carl Sigmond ’13, through a grant from the Hurford Center for Arts and Humanities and the Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center, documented the life and legacy of his grandfather, Albert Schatz, … Continue reading

Diadema antillarum "Through the KINSC Student Travel Fund and the Smithsonian Marine Station, I got the chance to spend five glorious days basking in all things coral reef related." Sarah Harrison '13. Photo: Diadema antillarum.

Beyond the Classroom

This year the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship, the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for Arts and Humanities and the Marian E. Koshland Integrated Science Center sponsored summer work, research and internships for almost 150 students.

Sea Turtle Hatchling Thanks to a KINSC Summer Stipend, Elizabeth learned about different approaches to conservation of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle while in Greece.

Sea Turtle Conservation

“I gained insight into the ways in which veterinary science can be combined with conservation biology. Since these are potential career paths and ideas for graduate school, my summer research was a great help in solidifying my desire to explore … Continue reading

In the Lab The KINSC is named in honor of Marian E. Koshland. Several generations of Koshland family members have graduated from Haverford, including current Board Chair Catherine Koshland '72.

In the Lab

The Departments of astronomy, biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, and psychology are housed in the state-of-the-art Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center (KINSC).

Sea Turtle Hatchling Thanks to a KINSC Summer Stipend, Elizabeth learned about different approaches to conservation of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle while in Greece.

Sea Turtle Conservation

“I gained insight into the ways in which veterinary science can be combined with conservation biology. Since these are potential career paths and ideas for graduate school, my summer research was a great help in solidifying my desire to explore … Continue reading

Research Cruise Asst. Professor of Chemistry Helen White (right) with Katie Sheline '13 aboard a research vessel in the Gulf of Mexico.

Dispatches From the Gulf

Through funding from the KINSC’s travel stipend program, Katie Sheline ’13 was able to join Environmental chemist Helen White as part of a team of scientists on a research cruise that studied the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf … Continue reading

Sea Turtle Hatchling Thanks to a KINSC Summer Stipend, Elizabeth learned about different approaches to conservation of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle while in Greece.

Sea Turtle Conservation

“I gained insight into the ways in which veterinary science can be combined with conservation biology. Since these are potential career paths and ideas for graduate school, my summer research was a great help in solidifying my desire to explore … Continue reading