Sophie Schwab ’11 likes to tell her students that biology is her first love. Convincing them of its relevance in every facet of their lives is, perhaps, her second. Within the first several years of teaching, she has received two student-nominated awards, one from Barnes & Noble, the other from Fayette County Schools.
A surgeon in residence shares just how much she relies on the humanities part of her liberal arts education from Transy.
Students in professor Belinda Sly’s Innovations in Biology class wrote blogs focusing on the science of the coronavirus — and its broader cultural and socio-political dimensions.
With a focus on COVID-19, Transy’s Innovations in Biology class learned how science works and other life lessons.