The Kirkwood Call

Take all the ribbons you want

This is what confusion looks like.

Chloë King, web staff

May 12, 2015

So, a few months ago, I won one of ten Academy of Science Honors Division scholarship, which was the product of several months of work, lots of nerves, around 100 dollars, and many prepared presentations. Last weekend, I received one of two total SunEdison scholarships, which was the product of bringing...

Silence from scientists

I waited for weeks until I finally got an answer from the UMSL crew.

Chloë King, web staff

January 21, 2015

For a while, nothing happened. I’ve been working on my IRIS (Independent Research in Science) project since August. The idea behind IRIS is to team up with a scientist working on a research project, then present your findings at a science fair at the end of the year. I’m working with Dr. Aimee Dun...

Into the abyss

This is me, by the way. And also the universe.

Chloë King, web staff

September 9, 2014

So how did I end up here, doing Independent Research in Science? I guess the credit goes to to Dr. Dickinson, Mr. Brady, Mrs. Shadburne and Ms. Sutfin for pushing me off into the abyss. Honestly though, Julie Sutfin, my physics teacher last year, was the one who convinced me. I loved physics, and...

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