2014 Goldwater Scholars

Three Northeastern students named Goldwater Scholars

Asso­ciate pro­fessor of Marine and Envi­ron­mental Sci­ences Rebeca Rosen­gaus was mentor to a Goldwater Scholarship winner, Theo Bowe. Bowe was working on co-​​op in her lab on a project inves­ti­gating whether female moths can antic­i­pate the immuno­log­ical needs of their off­spring and pass along fac­tors that would help them build immu­nity.

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What Lights My Fire

What lights their fire

What lights pro­fessor Mark Patterson’s fire is “the fire of life,” a phrase used by Max Kleiber as the title for his 1961 book in which the Swiss sci­en­tist pre­sented fun­da­mental con­cepts for under­standing energy metabolism.

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