Kenyon’s CAREER Grant Winners

Written by Samantha Neilson, Kenyon Class ’23 Nestled behind Hannah and Rosse Hall is the Science Quad. Within these walls is a hub for interdisciplinary research and collaboration at Kenyon. Countless organizations provide funding for STEM research. Among them is the National Science Foundation (NSF), an independent federal agency dedicated to providing funding for researchersContinue reading “Kenyon’s CAREER Grant Winners”

Faculty Award: NSF CSSI Grant

Madeline Wade, Associate Professor of Physics, has been awarded funding from NSF for her project “Framework: An A+ Framework for Multimessenger Astrophysics Discoveries through Real-Time Gravitational Wave Detection.” This $3,397,540 project is being led by the Pennsylvania State University with subawards to Kenyon College and Concordia University Wisconsin. This 5-year project is part of theContinue reading “Faculty Award: NSF CSSI Grant”

Planned Expansion for NSF

A recent article in Science  detailed the possible $50 billion budget increase for the National Science Foundation as part of President Biden’s $2.3 trillion proposal for improving our nation’s aging infrastructure.   This investment includes $35 billion towards combatting climate change, as well as to create an additional agency, the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Climate (ARPA-C) forContinue reading “Planned Expansion for NSF”

NSF Info Session, Q&A, 1:1 Appointments

OSFP will welcome Dr. Amanda Ingram, NSF program officer, for a February 26 information session which will include Q&A from 9am to approximately 10am, followed by 1:1 30-minute sessions until 1:00ish – by reservation only. Biologists and Biochemists will find these 1:1s particularly useful, but all are welcome to make appointments. RSVP by February 19thContinue reading “NSF Info Session, Q&A, 1:1 Appointments”