Mellon College of Science - Carnegie Mellon University

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CMU Team Wins Gold Medal at iGEM Synthetic Biology Competition

The Carnegie Mellon team was the most decorated undergraduate team at this year's international iGEM Giant Jamboree, winning a Gold Medal Achievement Award, an Interlab Study Award and the Best Poster Award for creating a sensor that detects estrogenic compounds in water.

Physics Graduate Student Tabitha Voytek wins award from the Society of Women Engineers

Tabitha Voytek has won the outstanding collegiate member award from the Society of Women Engineers for being a role model for women in science and engineering

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The Mellon College of Science is home to four departments and many programs and research centers that cross disciplines.

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Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy Author Lecture Series

Nalo Hopkinson
Keeping it (Un)Real

Saturday, November 15, 2014
2–3 p.m.
Location: McConomy Auditorium, CUC

Free and open to the public.

Living in a Material World

A research lecture by President Subra Suresh

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
4:30 PM
Location: McConomy Auditorium, CUC

Co-sponsored by the College of Engineering, the Heinz College, and the Mellon College of Science


cover of magazine

Read the latest issue of our alumni magazine, Science Connection.