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Congratulations to our 2011 Essay Award Recipients

March 28, 2011

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2011 Annual Gender Studies Writing Prize Competition

Philip L. Quinn Essay Prize
Awarded to Brigid Mangano ‘11
Majors:  Art History and French
Minor:  Glynn Family Honors Program

The Problem of the Woman Artist:
How Eva Gonzalès was “Seen” in Late Nineteenth-Century France

2011 Boehnen Summer Internship Grant Recipients

March 01, 2011

Congratulations to Maureen Choman '12 and Katherine Lukas '12 our 2011 Boehnen Summer Internship Grant Recipients.

Maureen Choman ‘12
Physiology Lab of Dr. Annette Gabaldón, Colorado State University at Pueblo, Department of Biology

Maureen will work under the supervision of Dr. Annette Gabaldón, who studies the physiology of aging. This summer, Dr. Gabaldón will be studying bone density in mice through experiments analyzing mechanical strength, ash content and mineral composition; bone density is related to osteoporosis, a disease that affects men and women differently, with a higher number of incidences occurring in women. Maureen hopes to take advantage of the opportunities that this position offers to contribute to knowledge about an issue that affects the health of women and the aging population and to explore the possibility of a career in research science, a field in which women are underrepresented. …