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Jul. 13, 2021

For Anna Bagley ’22, Microbiology May be the Key to Cleaner Drinking Water

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Dec. 10, 2020

Environmental Chemistry Students Collaborate Overseas to Revive Bangkok Canals

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Sep. 20, 2019

In the Media: Professor Branwen Williams Discusses Coral Bleaching Study with Newsweek

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July 13, 2021

For Anna Bagley ’22, Microbiology May be the Key to Cleaner Drinking Water

Anna Bagley ’22 is using microbiology to address one of the major environmental concerns facing our planet: water pollution. Bagley is working with Assistant Professor of Biology Pete Chandrangsu to research poly-γ-glutamate (PGA), a shiny, gooey substance that bacteria secrete to protect themselves from heavy metals like copper and zinc.

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December 10, 2020

Environmental Chemistry Students Collaborate Overseas to Revive Bangkok Canals

With funding from The Claremont College’s EnvironLab Asia initiative, a laboratory that links knowledge with practice, environmental chemistry students from Scripps, Pitzer, and Claremont McKenna teamed up with graduate-level design students at Bangkok’s King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) to conceptualize methods of reviving the canal metropolis.

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September 20, 2019

In the Media: Professor Branwen Williams Discusses Coral Bleaching Study with Newsweek

W.M. Keck Science Department Associate Professor of Environmental Science Branwen Williams was interviewed by Newsweek about a study that examines coral bleaching off the coast of Florida.

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