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On the Inside Looking Out : My Time Spent at The Rockefeller University

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Perspectives, Student Spotlight
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Leonora Olivos Cisneros

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Scientists of New York
Outside of the lab, Leonora loves running and dancing, and can be found spending time her free time Central Park and at Lincoln Center!
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5 Steps To Seperate Science From Hype, No PhD Required

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Perspectives, Student Spotlight
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Benjamin Tischler

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Scientists of New York
Outside of the lab, Ben explores the outdoors (via biking, hiking and running) of New York and the surrounding areas. 1-2x per year, he can be found backpacking at the national parks!
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Amanda Acosta-Ruiz

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Scientists of New York
Outside of the lab, Amanda can be found enjoying the outdoors, spending time at her favorite NYC spot (Governor’s Island!), at the gym or at a salsa dancing spot!
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Dr. Rick Lifton On Genes, Genomes, and The Future Of Medicine

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Student Spotlight
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Heather Berlin

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Scientists of New York
In her free time, Heather enjoys spending time with her family, remaining active through hiking and yoga, visiting local NYC museums, and participating in shows alongside her husband.
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From Medicine to Science Education

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Perspectives, Student Spotlight
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Joe Levin

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Scientists of New York
In his free time, Joe enjoys exploring the New York City food and drink scene, and loves backpacking off-the-grid! Eventually, Joe hopes to traverse the Appalachian Trail.
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Doing Science With Artists Has Made Me a Better Scientist

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Perspectives, Student Spotlight
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Mark Stoeckle

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Scientists of New York
Outside of the lab, Mark spends his free time learning all that he can about the natural world (especially in New York City!).
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Scientists, Lawyers, and the Humanist Curriculum

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Perspectives
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Jean K. Rivera Irizarry

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Scientists of New York
When Jean isn't doing outreach or working in the lab, he loves exploring the city with his camera, sharing science on Instagram (@TheBrainScientist) and spending time with family and friends!
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Talking Science: The Process of Scientific Discovery

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Perspectives
When we think of science, do we think of: DIY projects, lab "hacks" and crafting? Usually not. But, why? The process to scientific discovery can be difficult, atypical and even...crafty.
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Using Science As a Superpower

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Student Spotlight
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Lindsey Cantin

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Scientists of New York
In her free time, Lindsey enjoys painting, collecting interesting plants, hiking, going to drag shows and spending time in the RockEDU Lab as a course facilitator for LAB Jumpstart!
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Giving Our Girls Role Models Beyond the “Science Guys”

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Presenting students with diverse STEM role models is a key factor when helping them develop their own STEM identities. So why do we always push the "science guys?"
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Sylvia Durkin

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Scientists of New York
In her free time, Sylvia enjoys taking walks in central park, going to movie screenings, and knitting.
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The Role of RockEDU in Realizing my Aspirations

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Julia Derk

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Scientists of New York
Outside of advocacy and activism, Julia loves yoga and meditation, going to concerts, traveling via citibike, cooking and experiencing all that life has to offer.
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