*this interview has been lightly edited for clarity and conciseness, without sacrificing content.* Microbiology and Immunology is the study of microorganisms and the immune system; It has a wide scope of applications in health research including diabetes, arthritis, and experimental therapies we use in personalized medicine. We interviewed Undergraduate Chair and Associate Professor, Dr. Kelly … Continue reading MODULE SHOWCASE: Microbiology & Immunology
In January of this year, I finally made a decision I had been mulling over for months - I decided to quit almost all social media. Why would I do this, in a world where we're so connected? ...
This showcase gives you a brief overview of the genetics module at the University of Western Ontario.
An astronaut! An investment banker! A game developer! All very viable answers to one question each of us has been asked since we were young – what do you want to be when you grow up? For many of us, somewhere along the way our career became a mandate instead of a dream. Taking a … Continue reading Career Paths in Science: More Options Than You Think
Frank Ye - a fourth-year Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences student, our former SSC President, has stepped down from the SSC to run as a candidate in the USC presidential race alongside his longstanding friend, Jared Forman. We decided to reach out to get a more personal perspective on his campaign, his story, and most importantly, him … Continue reading SSC to USC: a Sitdown with Frank Ye
This Monday, students had the opportunity to attend the Science Student Council Presidential Debate. Here are the candidates.
After a long wait, midterm season is finally ramping up for most Science students. Many of us might be reflecting on midterm grades in the coming weeks. It’s commonly said that grades don’t define oneself, but this might become harder to believe when you’re attending a university with high entrance averages and rigorous programs. If … Continue reading Recovering From a Bad Midterm