Wesleyan Faculty, Students Teach Local Girls about Science

Four girls squint one eye and with the other eye gaze intently into a microscope. One says she sees caterpillars or string or pink spaghetti. Another says she sees small frogs. “You’re actually looking at tissue that’s been smashed,” says Ruth Johnson, associate professor of biology. “Do you see those dark spots? Those are chromosomes.” Johnson, … Continue reading Wesleyan Faculty, Students Teach Local Girls about Science