Janie – Molecular Biology

Molecular Biology FAQ

Molecular Biology FAQ

What exactly is molecular biology? Molecular Biology is the study of DNA, RNA, and the related enzymes. What’s the difference between molecular biology and microbiology? Molecular biology studies DNA and genetics typically in human cells. Molecular [...]

Florida Tech’s End of Semester Midnight Breakfast

Florida Tech’s End of Semester Midnight Breakfast

At the end of last semester, many students looked forward to seeing the movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug after finishing finals week. Before the film came out, Florida Tech featured a hobbit-style meal in [...]

How to Get the Most Out of Your College Tour

How to Get the Most Out of Your College Tour

Two years ago, my best friend and I started volunteering for Panther Pride, Florida Tech’s tour guide club. Through giving tours, I have learned a lot about how to give a good tour and what makes [...]

Cool Florida Tech Campus Event: WFIT’s Market Day

Cool Florida Tech Campus Event: WFIT’s Market Day

After my Special Topics in Molecular Biology class last semester, my friend Kendrick appeared in the Olin Life Sciences Building. Kendrick greeted us holding massive a European pastry. We had no idea where the pastry had [...]

How Do I Pick a Major? A Salute to the Undecided

How Do I Pick a Major? A Salute to the Undecided

“What do you want to major in?” This is a question you’ve heard many times. If you’re a high school senior, you probably have a scripted response for that question to everyone who asks. For many [...]

Meet Janie, Molecular Biology ’14

Meet Janie, Molecular Biology ’14

The summer of 2013 took me on an adventure to Toledo, Ohio, where I participated in a research fellowship in a cancer biology laboratory at the University of Toledo. To be honest, the most important thing [...]