Experiment and Explore: Science Seminar

For rising 9th-12th-grade girls:

Sunday, July 17 – Saturday, July 23, 2022

Spend a week of your summer at Hollins University in our renovated Dana Science Building. Experiment and Explore is for all budding scientists! You’ll have experience in biology, chemistry, and environmental science along with being able to delve deeper into scientific topics that you are passionate about including forensic science, ecology, and health science. 

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Residential: $1,050
Day (9 am – 5 pm): $500

 

Son NguyenSON NGUYEN, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF CHEMISTRY AND PUBLIC HEALTH AT HOLLINS

  • Has a B.S. in chemistry from the UMass Lowell and a Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry from Tufts University
  • Was a postdoctoral fellow at UMass Worcester
  • Research involves the design, synthesis, and evaluation of efficient probe detection of cysteine-rich proteins in biological settings
  • Interested in exploring new methods in carbohydrate chemistry and applying them into the total synthesis of pharmaceutical products which have several biological activities