Science and Technology

Helping Brain Cells Grow Branches for Healthy Communication
Animated illustration shows how nerve growth depends on stability of cellular railways.
Every Great Design Begins With Research
Two parts investigation, one part creativity—the recipe for building a better website for scientists is as rigorous as the research it’s designed to highlight.
Vital Signs at Home and Any Time
How a physician and researcher created a new technology to monitor a patient’s vital signs, continuously, and out of the hospital bed.
Ready for Launch
Jefferson adds new platform to help students set their careers.
We Design Thinking
Jefferson has developed a world-class reputation for graduating designers with a demonstrated capacity for developing robust solutions for real-world problems.
Equal Access
Blind user experience and interaction design alumnus seeks to improve accessibility.
The Next Frontier
A destination for biopharmaceutical manufacturing education and training, Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing opens.
Start Your Engines!
Putting special needs children in the driver’s seat.
Riding High
In roller coaster outreach project, industrial design students teach STEAM principles.
Jefferson Designers and Developers Mentor Coded by Kids Students
Coded by Kids helps students from backgrounds underrepresented in tech get access to tools, training and support.
A Simple Method May Slow Cognitive Decline
A method for increasing activity levels may reduce cognitive decline in a trial of older black adults, who are at greater risk of Alzheimer’s.