It got me thinking about heart anatomy and what it means to say that your heart skipped a beat.
Sophomore Samantha Epstein said she found she was most passionate about the connections she made with both the other students and the locals in Thailand.
“In making art, ideally you know what is happening in your world,” Sarah Sutton said. “Understanding current science for art students is really important.”
C. elegans, a specific type of roundworm, have been the subject of careful study for sophomore Leah Larsen and junior Jacqueline Alexander.
Menges and Miller are animal trackers. They said tracking is more than just following animal footprints through the woods — it is about being aware of their surroundings, and the body language and signals from nearby animals, including other people.
Dave Gondek, associate professor of biology at Ithaca College, is currently investigating foundational research concerning alternate treatments for diseases caused by these mutated bacteria.
Andy Smith, Ithaca College professor and chair of the Department of Biology, stepped into the national media spotlight last month for his research on slugs that produce a glue that may eventually replace surgical stitches.