People often ask Niall Howlett, an associate professor of Cell and Molecular Biology and the region’s leading expert on a rare childhood disease called Fanconi anemia, why he studies a disease that affects so few people. “First and foremost,” he said, “there is no cure or effective treatments for it. So a greater understanding of the molecular basis of Fanconi anemia is critical to address this need.” In addition, Professor Howlett said there are countless examples of how the study of the disease...
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The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Spring Awakening is a celebration of youth and self-discovery that combines classic text and rock and roll. Based on the play by Frank Wedkind, this musical production reveals a touching and passionate journey of growing up. Recommended for mature audiences.
Registration for the 2017 Winter J Term is open on eCampus until December 31. Check out the J Term course schedule now!
Ensembles and soloists are performing all December long. Visit the Music Department Events list for upcoming concerts.
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