In Depth with a Program Powerhouse: 12 Years of Amgen Scholars with Patty Phelps

In Depth with a Program Powerhouse: 12 Years of Amgen Scholars with Patty Phelps

Faculty Spotlight, Symposium

Over the past 12 years, Patty Phelps has mentored more than 250 students in her role as faculty advisor for the Amgen Scholars Program at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
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Six Amgen Scholars share what they Love about Science

Featured Scholars, Multimedia, Site Culture, Symposium

In July, at the U.S. symposium, six Amgen Scholars shared what they love about science. From the power of energy to the magic of molecules, these students share their unique perspectives on what drives their research.
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2017 Amgen Scholars U.S. Symposium

2017 Amgen Scholars U.S. Symposium

Symposium

U.S. Amgen Scholars from 10 host institutions gathered July 15-16 for a two-day symposium at the University of California, Los Angeles. They heard from UCSF professor Dr. Charles Craik about the path to a Ph.D., learned about applying to grad school, and met with faculty at UCLA about their research interests, among other activities.
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A Firsthand View of the Amgen Scholars Symposium

A Firsthand View of the Amgen Scholars Symposium

Symposium

“Any time you build a connection with someone in your field, or a field you’re interested in, that’s networking,” says Isabelle Rosenthal, reflecting on what she has learned about networking since attending the Amgen Scholars U.S. Symposium at UCLA in 2015.
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