Monthly Archives: May 2014

Cheers to a new beginning!

You know those events that happen in your life, sometimes tragic and other times drastic, that shift your life in a new direction? I experienced one of those events on December 18, 2013. While it took me some time to recall the exact date in question, rest in sure that it was an event, if… Read more »

Hello everyone!

Welcome to my summer blog where I will be cataloging my research adventures in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This summer, I will be spending eight weeks conducting anthropology research and analyzing the prevalence of medically unnecessary cesarean sections in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I can’t wait to get started, but right now I am currently busying myself… Read more »

Welcome to my blog!

Hi everyone! Welcome to my blog where I will be writing about my adventures this summer traveling around the globe to study how grassroots programs and initiatives are successfully tackling chronic childhood malnutrition in their communities. I’ve been keeping busy this spring planning the logistics of the trip, writing IRB protocols, and staring longingly at photographs… Read more »

Hello… – Jessie’s Summer 2014

Hello, my name is Jessie Kang and I’m conducting research on the mechanism of action of the compound metarrestin, by focusing on the change in Pol I activity. The results of this research will provide insight into cancer metastasis.

Hello… – Food for thought

Hello, my name is Jessie Kang and I’m conducting research on the mechanism of action of the compound metarrestin, by focusing on the change in Pol I activity. The results of this research will provide insight into cancer metastasis.

Getting started…

Two nights ago I took a friend to the opera. There is always a special moment for me when I go to the opera theater, a moment just before the orchestra begins to tune, when I feel entirely at home and even slightly entitled knowing that the music, the staging, the plot – in summary,… Read more »

Hi Everyone!

Hi everyone! I’m Courtney, and I’m a Junior studying Communication Sciences and Disorders in the School of Communication.  Most people who learn about my major have never heard of it, so I figured I would start this blog off with some information about the field. The Northwestern CSD Department’s website provides a better explanation than… Read more »