Cate is a junior and a section editor for the science and research section. She is pre-med and concentrating in Biology, yet she simultaneously maintains a love for the humanities. She hails from Mill Valley, CA. When not at The Herald, Cate can usually be found at a lab bench or in search of Providence's best study spots.

Articles by Cate Ryan (35)

U. conference explores future of artificial intelligence

News, Science & Research

U. conference explores future of artificial intelligence

January 26, 2018 0 comments

Even before most students had returned to campus following winter break, Metcalf Auditorium filled last Thursday and Friday as students and faculty attended “Beyond Deep Learning,” a workshop designed to showcase interdisciplinary perspectives on artificial intelligence and its future.

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Christmas movie recommendations for the Holiday season

December 7, 2017 0 comments

As students transition from finals to festivities, The Herald compiled a list of holiday favorites, which will take you from the North Pole to Hogwarts.

Yellen ’67 to step down from Fed

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Yellen ’67 to step down from Fed

December 4, 2017 1 comment

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen ’67 announced her decision to resign from the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors Nov. 20.

A study conducted by Mary Carskadon, director of the Sleep for Science Research Lab, examined the olfactory sensitivity of 37 adolescents.

News, Science & Research

Circadian rhythms linked to smell sensitivity

November 7, 2017 0 comments

A recent University study has linked olfactory sensitivity — or one’s ability to smell — to circadian rhythm.

Workshop attracts researchers to examine waves, imaging in complex media

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Workshop attracts researchers to examine waves, imaging in complex media

October 1, 2017 0 comments

The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics held a workshop on waves and imaging in random media last week.