Research

  • Associate Professor of Biology Engda Hagos works with Changchang Liu ’15 in the summer of 2014
    Newly published research authored by 10 Colgate students and led by Associate Professor of Biology Engda Hagos, reveals how a specific protein inhibits cancer growth at the cellular level, which could one day lead to new cancer treatments. 
    December 17, 2019
  • Chloe You ’22, Associate Professor Mary Simonson, and Molly Adelman ’21 stand in the Hamilton Theater during its renovation
    As major renovations near completion at the Hamilton Movie Theater, two students have capitalized on the downtime to delve into the history of the iconic village landmark and its long-lasting impact as a hub for local entertainment.
    September 18, 2019
  • Colgate Assistant Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences Lauren Philbrook is working with two student researchers to study how environmental factors and bedtime routines impact the sleep quality and patterns of young children.
    August 23, 2019
  • Chris Burke '21 at the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Political science and peace and conflict studies double major Chris Burke ’21, from Wellesley, Mass. describes his research in Prague as a Stone Fellow with the Center for Freedom and Civilization. 
    August 7, 2019
  • Brighenti sits at computer screen
    Computer science major Caio Rodrigues Faria Brighenti ’20, from São Paulo, Brazil, is conducting research on fake news, or intentionally misleading information.
    July 29, 2019
  • Assistant Professor of Geology Joe Levy flies a drone during a recent trip to Antarctica.
    A new $500,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant will help Geologist Joe Levy study permafrost thaw in Antarctica and create a new integrated education plan for training student research drone pilots.
    July 17, 2019