Transylvania students are conducting cutting-edge research this summer thanks to a National Science Foundation grant to boost Kentucky’s manufacturing capabilities.
Two Transylvania students are getting rare undergraduate research experience this summer as they explore how land use might impact the prevalence of the West Nile virus.
Junior Caroline Hawk recently discovered how Transylvania has not only prepared her to make contributions in the since lab, but also how her liberal arts background made her comfortable communicating with people of all levels and interests.
Transylvania senior Sydney Ellen Gooding, a biology major and chemistry minor, encourages other females to pursue degrees in the traditionally male-dominated subjects of science, technology, engineering and math. She said self-confidence will help them succeed in STEM fields. “You really just have to be assertive and be comfortable and confident in your own self—or you’re […]