Alumna to give presentation about nonlinear optics

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2009-09-22
Huntington, Ind.—Victoria Hall, a 2005 Huntington University alumna with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry and a minor in physics, will give a presentation titled “Nonlinear Optics as a Method for Probing Order in Biological Systems.” The event will take place at 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 2, in Hiner Hall of the Science Hall as part of the Gerald D. Smith Lecture Series in the Natural and Mathematical Sciences.

As part of her presentation, she also will discuss life as a graduate student in the sciences.

Hall is a Ph.D. candidate in the Chemistry Department at Purdue University and currently works in the research group of Dr. Garth Simpson at Purdue.

The presentation is free and open to the public.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. In 2008, Forbes.com listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” 2009 list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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