Articles from December 2019

Rajula Elango

Award winner is rising star in DNA repair

Rajula Elango received the Spriestersbach Prize for her work on the genetics of DNA repair pathways as it relates to cancer.
Stefan Schoeberlein

Science and humanities intersect in award-winning dissertation

Stefan Schöberlein examines how the emerging study of the brain impacted literature in the nineteenth century.
Jacob Herrmann

Montgomery Prize winner fascinated by lung research

Jacob Herrmann's award-winning dissertation dealt with optimizing mechanical ventilation, a necessary life support intervention.
Lynn Nakad

UI grad student researches virtual reality to help chronic and acute pain

Lynn Nakad, a UI PhD nursing student researches the effects of virtual reality as a treatment for pain management.