The McNulty Program welcomes Dr. Raychelle Burks, Ph.D. on Wednesday April 14

April 12, 2021 | 0 Comments

The McNulty Scholars Lecture Series hosts guest lecturer Raychelle Burks, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, American University in Washington, D.C. Her research focuses on developing low-cost colorimetric sensors for detecting chemicals of forensic interest, including explosives and regulated drugs. As a science communicator, Burks has appeared on the Science Channel’s Outrageous Acts of Science, […]

Wednesday November 4: Picture a Scientist Film Screening

October 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday November 4, the McNulty Scholars Program will be hosting an in-person and virtual screening of the film Picture A Scientist, a feature-length documentary film chronicling the groundswell of researchers who are writing a new chapter for women scientists. A biologist, a chemist and a geologist lead viewers on a journey deep into their own […]

Congratulations, McNulty Class of 2020

May 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Typically, the McNulty Program’s graduation celebration involves a few things: A photo shoot of our graduating seniors in their gowns An end-of-the-year burrito buffet for all current McNulty students A McNulty Program reception for graduates and their families A series of profiles on this web page, featuring each graduate, her accomplishments and her plans for […]

McNulty Students Learn How To Lead

March 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Since the spring semester started 8 weeks ago, McNulty students have been doing a deep dive into what it takes to be strong leaders–in the classroom, in the lab and in the world. After hosting Deb Weinstein, former VP of Human Resources at Glaxo SmithKline Oncology in January, in February we welcomed Due Quach, Author, […]

McNulty Scholars Make It Out Alive!

February 5, 2020 | 0 Comments

Last weekend, a group of McNulty Scholars embarked on what has become an annual tradition: Escape Room 2020!  With 4 minutes and 15 seconds remaining, our team made it out of the room in one piece. More important, they solved the mystery in record time, becoming one of the fastest teams in the history of […]

The McNulty Scholars Program Welcomes Deb Weinstein, former VP of Human Resources, Glaxo SmithKline Oncology

January 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

At the McNulty Scholars weekly seminar, we were honored to host guest speaker Deb Weinstein, who recently retired as Vice President of Human Resources at Glaxo SmithKline Oncology, CVM/NSII/ID Franchises.  She spent her career focused working with and mentoring professionals in scientific research, and offered her insights on best practices.  She encouraged the Scholars to […]

McNulty Scholar Kayla Flanders ’23 Speaks Out About Organ Donation

December 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Kayla Flanders ’23 is a freshman chemical biology major and an organ donation advocate.  “When talking to people about organ donation, I found there were a lot of common misconceptions. For example, it’s relatively common for high school students to believe if they’re an organ donor, paramedics would be less likely to save them in […]

Marvelous Metals: McNulty Program Takes on PAGES 2019!

November 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

Last Saturday, Iswarya Vel ’21 and her team of McNulty volunteers (including Maria Johnson ’21, April Pivonka ’22, Arianna Varano ’22, Kayla Flanders ’23 and Katherine Commale ’23)visited Chestnut Hill College to share their love of science with sixth-grade girls through the Philadelphia-Area Girls Enjoying Science (PAGES) mini-conference.  Together, they worked on two different experiments. […]

Mentoring 101: Dr. Elena Lvina Leads A Conversation about How and Why

November 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Last night, McNulty students heard from Elena Lvina, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Management at the E.K Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph’s University, who recently assumed the role of the McNulty Program’s Leadership Fellow.  She will be responsible for developing programming around leadership and professional development for the McNulty Program. She kicked this work […]

McNulty Program Director Angiolillo Appears at Rosalind Franklin Society Board Meeting & Colloquium

November 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

This morning, Professor of Physics and McNulty Scholars Program Director Paul J. Angiolillo, Ph.D., appeared as one of four panelists during a McNulty Foundation-led discussion at the annual Rosalind Franklin Society Board Meeting and Colloquium at the Wistar Institute. Entitled Catalyzing Women’s Leadership in STEM: What We Have Learned, the conversation also engaged Kelle Cruz, […]