BIO1082 – More than just Biology

If you absolutely love biology, I would recommend majoring in biology at the University just so you could take Bio1081 and Bio1082 with Professor Kinkle. Learning is more than getting good grades, it is about understanding and explaining concepts to others. As a student in Dr. Kinkle’s class for 20 weeks, I am already realizing…

Different Types of Career Fairs

One of the most common ways to get an internship or co-op is through recruiters and employers that are coming to the University of Cincinnati from time to time. It is a really great opportunity to present yourself, give your elevator pitch and get their contact information to follow up later. UC hosts two major Career Fairs for students both in fall and spring semesters….

Interview Tips

Did you just get a phone call saying you’d have an interview next week? CONGRATULATIONS! Are you excited? Are you nervous? Yes, interview apprehension happens to everyone, but don’t let it block you from getting an offer to work for dream companies. So, I would like to share with you a few tips on how…

Events at the U of Cincy: Social Justice Research

Last week, I participated in a week long workshop on research methods surrounding social justice. This workshop was offered by the Kunz Center for Social Research, which is in the Sociology Department. This program was geared towards students of all majors who are interested in using research to promote social justice. As a STEM major,…

How to get into research?

As a public university, U of Cincy is dedicated to research and providing students with opportunities for research. If you are in STEM, chances are that every professor you meet in class will also be conducting research. The Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, which is ranked as the 2nd best children’s hospital, is right by our campus….

Skip Math Class for a National Mathematics Conference

That was on the very last day of the very first week of last semester, when I had to skip all of my classes on Friday to catch the flight to Baltimore for a conference. I had a presentation about my research, and I was also a chair of the ODE (Ordinary Differential Equation) session at…