On Saturday, September 19, student researchers showcased their summer work at a daylong event that included two poster sessions and student talks.
Robert Brooks is looking toward a career in healthcare, but his desire to help people through science was partially inspired by his senior thesis, “Epigenetic Inheritance in a C. elegans Model of Increased Second Generational bli-5 Penetrance,” which studied C. elegans, a worm model organism.
This fall, Jen Reeve ’14 is moving to Canada to study chemical oceanography at the University of Victoria.
As is tradition, science students covered the KINSC with homemade decorations in celebration of April Fool’s Day. Each department picked a theme and festooned their segment of the science building with on-theme flourishes, streamers, and trimmings.
As is tradition, to mark April Fool’s Day, students from the science different departments bedecked their parts of the KINSC with themed decorations.