In May, pediatrics, health research and policy professor Yvonne Maldonado MD ’81 received the 2018
In a Monday afternoon presentation on his new book, “Taming the Sun: Innovations to Harness Solar Energy and Power the Planet,” Varun Sivaram ’11 stressed current constraints on solar power and three types of innovation — financial innovation, technological innovation and systemic innovation — that he believes are key to sustaining solar energy’s rise to dominance.
Toyon Hall, an all-sophomore dorm on East Campus, will introduce a new residential program called Re-imagining the Sophomore Experience (RISE) next academic year. The program will focus on community building for second-year students.
RISE, recognizing the lack of opportunities for underrepresented or underprivileged
youth, aims to help students further their interests and careers in the sciences through a seven-week, hands-on internship.