August 31, 2020
Mikko enjoys spending mornings in the parks looking for warblers or other unique birds. He is also a musician and was in a funk band during grad school (he plays guitar, piano, alto sax + he sings!)
August 17, 2020
Outside of science, Thomas enjoys watching old sci-fi television shows, reading even older books, and seeing plays in the theater. He also likes running and backpacking in the wilderness.
July 20, 2020
Outside of the lab, Greg enjoys spending time outdoors, exploring the city on long runs, reading comic books, and singing. Greg loves performing, and participated in a band during his time at Duke!
June 29, 2020
Outside of science, Simón(e) is a strong advocate for LGBTQ representation in science. She also enjoys creating art and music, and going to art museums, drag shows, dance parties and music shows!
June 22, 2020
Outside of lab, Mariluz enjoys playing with and spoiling her dog/daughter (Jeda), working out regularly to decompress, and exploring the New York City food scene and nightlife with her friends.
June 15, 2020
Outside of science, Nneoma enjoys watching multiple streaming services, biking (even in NYC!), playing and watching soccer, traveling, visiting museums, and attending concerts and theater shows.
May 11, 2020
Outside of science, Sarah enjoys cooking, trying new recipes and seeing live music (especially anything involving horns!). She also likes to run, hike and go birding with her partner, Mikko.
March 30, 2020
Outside of science, Josue enjoys playing music, exploring concert venues around NYC and reading philosophy and history of science. Josue played in bands for years and still occasionally plays guitar.
March 16, 2020
Outside of science, Adi enjoys engaging with her local Jewish community (through synagogue, shabbat meals and events), spending time with her son and participating in sports and day-trip adventures!
March 9, 2020
When Stephanie isn't in the lab or producing outreach shows, she can be found practicing target archery.
March 2, 2020
Outside of science, Valerie loves to read, spend time outdoors (especially around water), and travel! She is currently working on traveling to all 50 states!
February 24, 2020
Outside of the lab, Nina participates in science outreach and teaching activities with BioBus. She also enjoys biking, yoga, running, seeing local shows and checking out new cuisine!