TSRI Kellogg School's Entering Class
Number of Students Entering TSRI Kellogg School of Science
and Technology's Ph.D. Programs: 36
Number of Women: 14
Number of Men: 22
Number in Chemistry Program: 20
Number in Macromolecular and Cellular Structure and Chemistry
(MCSC) Program: 16
Undergraduate Institutions Include: Stanford University,
Tsinghua University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
University of Maryland, Northwestern University, University
of California at Berkeley, New York City University, Cornell
University, McGill University, Swarthmore College...
Citizens of: U.S.A., Canada, China, Korea, Taiwan,
Russia, Poland, and India.
Number of Forms to Fill Out Upon Arrival at TSRI:
First Major Event: The Graduate Student Retreat on
Shelter Island, Friday, September 6.
What's New About the Retreat This Year: A social
event after the scientific presentations.
Age of TSRI's Graduate Program: 13 years
Latest Ranking of TSRI Graduate Programs by U.S. News&World
Report: Chemistry Program, sixth (subspecialty of
organic chemistry second); MCSC Program, ninth.
Some Reasons This Year's Entering Students Chose TSRI:
"[TSRI] was the best place for me. There are so many professors
to choose from."Nadia Haq
"The research here was most in line with what I want to
dowork on the interface of chemistry and biology. That
is happening here more than at other schools."Katy Barglow
"It was a very hard choice. I was torn between Scripps and
MIT. In the end I liked the faculty here more. I feel I will
be better able to work with them."David Lin
"I was a technician in the Ghadiri lab last year. Now I
will be joining the lab as a graduate student."Maneesh
First-year students fill out forms upon
arrival at TSRI. Clockwise from left to right: Nadia Haq,
Young-Soo Kim, David Lin, Maneesh Yadav, and Katy Barglow.
Photo by Jason Bardi.