For Kyani Quarles ’23, it was growing up around animals. For Anise Williams ’22, it was a passion for being able to assist wrongly accused criminals. Quarles and Williams are two of the eight science majors on the 15-member Goucher College women’s basketball roster this season.
Matched by alumnae/i contributions, the Maryland E-Nnovation Initiative Fund has awarded Goucher College $1 million to establish an endowed professorship to promote research and technology.
Three Goucher College faculty members have been selected as the inaugural recipients of the Myra Berman Kurtz Fund for Faculty Research and Exploration of the Sciences (KRES Fund) Year of Exploration.
This fall, Goucher College will launch an Asian studies minor focused on that region’s history, politics, and philosophies. Complementing this new program is the recently hired Luetkemeyer Chair professor, Yu Chih (Clay) Chou.
With a generous gift, Goucher College announces the Anne Hoover ’67 Scholarship Fund to recruit exceptional students from traditionally underrepresented geographic regions, both domestically and internationally.
Yaphet Getachew has been named the inaugural Tisch Fellow in Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Program at Goucher College. Drawn to the role physicians can play in addressing the impact of systemic racism on the health and well-being of communities of color, he’ll begin at Goucher this summer.