News: Professor Joe Skrivanek Named Distinguished Service Professor Distinguished Service Professorship is SUNY’s highest rank. Chemistry and Art Merge in the Lab Darren Dempster ’18 thrives on Purchase’s creative atmosphere and merges his passions for art and science. Purchase is All in the Antar Family Five family members have all chosen to study at Purchase. Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students Nine students explore opportunities in STEM research. Professor Skrivanek Earns Inspiring Leader in STEM Award Insight into Diversity recognized his work on the Bridges to Baccalaureate Program. Doctor and Educator Colm McCarthy ’09 Named Young Leader Receives award from the Canadian Medical Association Showcasing the Sciences The 36th Annual Natural and Social Sciences Student Research Symposium was a great success. Jaya Mohanan ’99 Sustainable science—senior research chemist who works to clean the air. Professor Stephen Cooke Wins NSF Award Studying unusual ions and molecules. Peter Powchik ’79 On the leadership team at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and speed chess champion. John Ambroseo ’83 President/CEO of a tech firm developing products using photonics—think lasers. Purchase at the NASDAQ John Ambroseo ’83 invited Dean Suzanne Kessler and Professor Taine Chao to ring the Nasdaq bell to celebrate an important milestone for the alum.