Our week began in a classroom with the Epidemiology veterinary students. In a nutshell, Epidemiology is the study of diseases, disease distribution and disease control. Each of the students had researched a disease, and one by one, they shared their findings with us. It was fascinating to hear what they were working on and learn about some of the common diseases in the world. Many of them had even traveled to other countries in order to collect data! I have always been passionate about zoonotic diseases (diseases which are transferrable between animals and people) so some of their topics really spiked my interest!
In the afternoon, Professor Kitazawa, who came to Findlay this past spring, taught us about animal pharmacology. He even showed us how certain drugs can speed up and/or slow down heart rate by using a mouse heart hooked … Read More »
I am lucky that not all of my days smell so powerfully. I have a sensitive nose. Despite the horrid nature of that adhering liquid we used in printmaking class, I am excited to make my screen prints. I based my design off of heraldry, and I think it looks pretty cool.
The Bath & Body Works story is all true. We walked in there, and wham! The “Aloha Hawaii” theme was there to greet us. Some of the things actually smelled quite nice, but their names made me laugh and groan at the same time. I wondered if they just had a bag full of “Hawaii” sounding words from which they pulled random ones to make up some of those names. Why would anyone want to actually smell like a white sandy beach or whatnot? I don’t go around smelling … Read More »