"I get to integrate students into my research and share the experience with them."
"I went undefeated the whole day, competing in left and right hands."
“I want to foster independence and understanding in undergrads and get them to be the best scientists they can be.”
"Whose suffering counts and whose doesn't?"
"There is no such thing as an ugly quilt."
"Some species will love it when it gets warmer; others will not make it."
"The ability to make change is what drives me."
"The fruit fly is like the ultimate living gadget—I want to know how it works.”
"Never do anything half-heartedly and always try to be stronger than your excuses."
"We did what we had to do in order to function because we knew that if we didn't, we would never survive."