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Conquering a Hidden Kingdom

Posted on February 3, 2016

Huzefa Raja and Nick Oberlies are, to borrow a biological term, symbionts. Raja, a mycologist, and Oberlies, a natural products chemist, depend on…

Natural Science

Posted on February 3, 2016

Growing up, Dr. Nadja Cech was always around herbs on her family’s farm. Lavender.Echinacea. Comfrey. Calendula. Black cohosh. Through the years, she…

Tyra Callaway: Going Global with Research

Posted on February 3, 2016

As a junior in high school, Tyra Callaway began her college search with one non-negotiable requirement in mind: undergraduate research. She didn’t…

UNCG Graduate Students Bring Computers to Kenya

Posted on July 23, 2015

For over 6 years, graduate students in the UNCG Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry have participated in the National Science Foundation-Sponsored GK12…