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FOLEY: Telling the Story of Science

FOLEY: Telling the Story of Science

As a nostalgic second-semester senior, I’ve started to think about the most important lessons I’ve learned on the Hilltop in preparation for life when I head off to graduate school. And, after careful reflection and discernment, I’ve decided the most important thing I’ve learned is the value of stories. When[Read More…]

by April 8, 2014 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
FOLEY: The Science of Learning the Ropes

FOLEY: The Science of Learning the Ropes

During spring break I discovered rock climbing, thanks to Georgetown’s Outdoor Education and a few extremely dedicated guides. At one point during one of my first ventures, I was about 30 feet in the air, suspended by a climbing rope that was tied into my harness and anchored by karabiners[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
FOLEY: Mosaicism: A Genetic Puzzle

FOLEY: Mosaicism: A Genetic Puzzle

We may not actually be who we think we are. Or at least, we may be a little more complicated than we give ourselves credit for. That’s what the genetic study of DNA has begun to explore. The study of genetics looks at our DNA, which is our supposedly unique[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments Opinion