Smithsonian Researcher Named Senior Scientist

Dr. Katrina Lohan, ’04, was appointed Senior Scientist at the Marine Disease Ecology Laboratory within the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center. Dr. Lohan specializes in...

MLB’s Milwaukee Brewers Add Baseball Alum

The Milwaukee Brewers added LIU baseball alumnus Justin Topa, ’13, to the team’s 60-man roster. Prior to joining the Brewers, Topa was a member...

Coral Gables Hospital Taps LIU Alum as Chief Nursing Officer

Denise Hernandez-Figueroa, ’13, was named Chief Nursing Officer at Coral Gables Hospital, a premier acute-care facility in South Florida. She previously served as Director...

Top 30 Virology Journal Publishes Professor’s HIV Research

Alecia Muwonge, ’18, Adjunct Professor of Pharmaceutics and Industrial Science, co-authored a paper that was published in Current HIV Research. The study analyzed chemical design changes...

Faculty Win British Cartographic Society Award

The Cartographic Journal awarded the 2020 Henry Johns Award for most outstanding article to LIU professors Christopher League, Computer Science, and Patrick Kennelly, Geography....

Student Thesis Gains National Attention

The work of Paige Bonavito, ’20, garnered discussion on the popular crime podcast Crimeficionados. The show cited her honor's thesis "Exploring the Scott Peterson...

Shark Nation Star Joins Top Pro Team in UK

Former LIU basketball student-athlete Julius Van Sauers, ’19, is continuing his professional career overseas. Van Sauers signed with the Glasgow Rocks, Scotland’s top team in...

NIH Funds Research on Emerging Disease

The National Institutes of Health awarded Dr. Bhaskar Das, Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, a $1.2 million grant to fund research on treatments of microsporidiosis, an emerging...

Legislator Berland Names Schulman 2020 Woman of Distinction

Suffolk County Legislator Susan A. Berland selected Linda Beigel Schulman, ’94, as the 2020 "Woman of Distinction." Schulman was instrumental in the passage of...

Top Pharma Association Awards LIU Student for Best Abstract

The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists awarded LIU student Vishal Rathod’s research a 2020 Best Abstract Award. Rathod’s study reviews the computational predictability of...

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