May 16, 2018

Hi penpals and friends of SSP!

As many of you know, Stanford Science Penpals started a little over 3 years ago. We began as a team of two frist-year graduate students and we ran a single penpal exchange with a school in Texas. Since then, our leadership team has more th...

May 3, 2018

Fiona Tamburini is a graduate student in the Genetics PhD program at Stanford. Fiona studies how the microbes that live in our bodies - the “microbiome” - impact our health. In this post, Fiona shares her journey toward becoming a scientist and how she became intereste...

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