Headlines & Highlights
Dietrich School Students in the Spotlight as Theatre Arts Kicks Off Season on October 2 with Stop Kiss
Stop Kiss is directed by senior theatre arts major Brittany Coyne and features a cast of six undergraduates, including sophomore theatre arts and political science double major Leenie Baker, and senior theatre arts major Lucy Clabby.
Technology Developed by Dietrich School Professor to be Aboard NASA's Mars 2020 Rover
Sanford Asher, a Distinguished Professor of Chemistry in the Dietrich School, is a co-investigator on the SHERLOC instrument being built at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), which is also leading the Mars 2020 Rover project.
Terrance Hayes, Dietrich School Alumnus and Faculty Member, Among 2014 MacArthur Genius Awardees
Poet Terrance Hayes (A&S '97G), Dietrich School alumnus and faculty member in the Department of English, has been named a 2014 fellow of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
Dietrich School Faculty Member Finds New Halogenation Enzyme
The discovery--made by Xinyu Liu, an assistant professor in the Dietrich School's Department of Chemistry and published online in Nature Chemical Biology--is expected to broadly impact the pharmaceutical and agricultural industries.