Program News & Events
We will be posting upcoming lectures and events for the new academic year. Stay tuned!
SMITH BIOCHEMISTRY COMMUNITY HIGHLIGHTS
2017 will mark the 60th Anniversary of the Biochemistry program!
50th Anniversary of Biochemistry Celebration (April 2007)
As the oldest interdisciplinary major at Smith College, biochemistry celebrated its 50th anniversary with a day-long series of events on Monday, April 23, 2007, including an alumnae panel, tea and keynote research seminar. The alumnae included: Erin O'Shea, Ph.D. '88, professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University; Sevgi Boke Rodan, Ph.D. '64, former director, Department of Bone Biology and Osteoporosis Merck Research Laboratories; Laura Worth, M.D./Ph.D. '83 associate professor of Pediatrics and Cancer Biology, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Amy Laws, Ph.D. '98 BD sciences; and Tahmeena Chowdhury '04, Ph.D. graduate student, MIT.
Program from the event (PDF)
Biochemistry Pictures From Back in the Day
See if you recognize these professors from times past...
Biochemistry: Images from the Past
In what has become an informal tradition, life science seniors and faculty have met at Packards on the Monday night of Seniors Week to celebrate!
Seniors Week Karaoke 2010
Biochemistry majors have designed a t-shirt each year for the program.