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Strums & Strides Hits Antarctica

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Studying at Georgetown’s School of Medicine is not an easy task. Running marathons on every continent, including Antarctica, is another feat entirely. However, for Nick Stukel (GRD ’18, MED ’18), these very challenges are at the heart of his initiative: Strums & Strides. Stukel, also a Master of Business AdministrationRead More

Georgetown University Researchers Return from Antarctica

Georgetown University Researchers Return from Antarctica

February 3, 2017 at 12:04 am 3 comments

The first research team Georgetown sent to Antarctica returned Dec. 23 from a trip, marking them the first ever research team to bring next generation DNA sequencing technology to the continent. The purpose of the mission — to look for signs of life in extreme temperatures — helped support theirRead More