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The Waters Difference: Sustainable Actions for a Sustainable Future

By April 22, 2022
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At Waters our position as a global manufacturer is to embrace a culture of sustainability in our people, manufacturing, workspaces, products, services, and packaging.

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Part of History: Building an Extraordinary Legacy Through a Passion for Science and Community

By February 28, 2022

The history and challenges of a trailblazer – our incredible former colleague Dr. Dorothy Phillips. Her courageous journey demonstrates her fortitude and perseverance and represents the many contributions and breakthroughs of Black women in STEM.

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It’s National STEM Day in the U.S. We celebrate year-round.

By November 8, 2021

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. They were never my personal strong suits but now, they’ve become passions. Every day, in my job managing Waters global philanthropy programs, I find ways to share these four fields… Read more >

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Purpose-Driven Philanthropy to Leave the World Better Than We Found It

By October 26, 2021

“Philanthropy” is broadly defined as an active effort to promote human welfare. Well, at Waters, we act with focus, urgency, and a deep sense of purpose—the world needs us to—and we apply these same principles… Read more >

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STEM Internship Program: Education, Exposure, Experience

By October 4, 2021

In partnership with Team New England and Jeremiah E. Burke High School, Waters welcomed students to a STEM internship program focused on education, exposure and experience.

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Ming Gao, Ph.D. on Enabling COVID-19 Research and Empowering Women in STEM

By April 1, 2021
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An interview with Ming Gao, Ph.D., Upward BioInformatics Ideation Post-Doctoral Fellow at Waters Corporation Ming Gao joined Waters Corporation in January 2021 as an Upward BioInformatics Ideation Post-Doctoral Fellow. Ming earned a B.S. in Chemistry… Read more >

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The Legacy of Kory Morrow: Expanding STEM Opportunities for Students of Color

By February 15, 2021
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Shortly after Waters Principal Systems Specialist Kory Morrow shared his vision to bring Waters systems and STEM mentorship to U.S. HBCU labs, he unexpectedly passed away. The team has continued on in Kory’s memory, enabling exposure, experiences, and opportunities for the next generation of STEM professionals, especially those of color.

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Our Commitment to Closing the STEM Gender Gap

By February 11, 2021
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February 11, 2021, is recognized as International Day of Women and Girls in Science. The theme for the sixth annual worldwide event, Beyond the Borders: Equality in Science for Society, is a philanthropic focus for… Read more >

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Make-at-Home Chromatography Flowers for Mother’s Day

By May 10, 2020

Happy Mother’s Day from all of us at Waters! Help the kids in your life create a chromatography floral bouquet for a heartfelt, homemade Mother’s Day gift that is sure to be cherished for years to come.

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Waters Introduces STEM Live: The Science of What’s Possible for Kids

By April 6, 2020

In an earlier blog, we discussed how the skills that students develop in science, technology, engineering and math—disciplines collectively known as STEM, are more important than ever. At Waters, we are actively engaging in global,… Read more >

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