D’Souza Conducts Summer Research At Colgate University

More than 200 Colgate students are conducting innovative research across academic disciplines on campus in Hamilton, N. Y., this summer.

Crestwood High School graduate Andre D’Souza is conducting Chemistry research.

Examples of some research projects this year include the examination of exoskeletons in barnacles, the genealogy of Confucianism, the flow of flexible filaments, and assessing the antibacterial activity of traditional medicinal plans used by some Native Americans.

Colgate University is a highly selective residential liberal arts institution distinguished by the dedication of its 294 full-time faculty-scholars, and its commitment to global engagement, student-faculty research, off-campus study, sustainable practices, and utilizing technology to enhance the teaching and learning experience.