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Marian E. Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center

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The Marian E. Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center (KINSC) is a platform for scholarly and curricular activities among faculty and students sharing a passion for scientific inquiry across a diverse and interdisciplinary range of topics. The KINSC catalyzes and facilitates programming that maintains Haverford College's position as a leading institution of excellence in the sciences.

Helen White Publishes New Study on Effects of Deepwater Horizon Spill

The research, published in Environmental Science & Technology Letters, shows that an oil dispersant used in the cleanup efforts in the Gulf can persist in the environment for up to four years.

Haverford Astronomers Discover Most Distant Stars Ever Detected in Our Galaxy

Visiting Assistant Professor of Astronomy John Bochanski and his team, which includes Associate Professor of Astronomy Beth Willman, published a letter in Astrophysical Journal Letters detailing the discovery of two cool red giants which are more than 700,000 light years away.

Student Filmmakers Document Oil Spill Researchers on the Gulf Coast

The new Interdisciplinary Documentary Media Fellowship is sponsoring four students to make a documentary about the research Assistant Professor of Chemistry Helen White and her two student interns are doing this summer.

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Benjamin Le in Time, New York Magazine, and

The publications are writing about a new study by the associate professor of psychology that proves that sharing about a relationship on Facebook makes others think the relationship is going well, but it also makes them like the poster less.

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The KINSC is a nexus for interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary growth at Haverford and supports curricular and faculty development that promote synergies between existing Departments and cooperation with the Hurford Humanities Center (HHC) and the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship (CPGC).

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