Professor of Biology
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BA, Swarthmore College; Ph.D., University of Tennessee-Knoxville
and relevance. My courses are challenging - what's the point of just memorizing
the text? Instead, let's take the information, analyze it and apply it in new
situations. They are also related to the student's own life and the "real
world." I accomplish this through activities such as laboratories in which
the student picks the question and the methods; no one, including me, knows
what the answer will be. This is how scientists work.
Clarke’s impact on
really are a caring, learning community. It's not just a slogan.
Quote – “If I am not for
myself, who is? And if I am only for myself, what am I? If not now, when?"
Black-and-white movie – L'Atalante. I'll never be able to decide on my
favorite modern movie, but for fun, I enjoy the rom coms like French Kiss, and
even zom rom coms like Fido.
Book – To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis
Reading, cooking, running and beading