Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Friday, November 18, 2022
By Necati Akinci '25
May 11, 2022
Professors of Biology Sally Kim and Marc Edwards recently received a Major Research Instrumentation grant from the National Science Foundation to purchase new lab equipment. Necati Akinci ʼ25 sits down with them to speak about the chemistry research that earned them the grant and their future plans.
By Ashley Chang
March 31, 2021
Nick Holschuh is an assistant professor of geology. He received a bachelor’s
degree in geology and economics from Carleton College and a doctorate in
geological sciences at Pennsylvania State University.
Q: What led you to pursue your field of study?
A: I study the dynamics of the Antarctic ice sheet. As an undergraduate student,
I knew I was excited about the earth system. I wanted to do something that was
STEM-related [and] felt like it had a connection to human systems, to our health