Spotlight: Anyone Can Be a Scientist

“I think you have what it takes to do biology.” An offhand comment from a professor who helped Dr. Patricia Schulte realize that she could be a biologist. Mentors, throughout Professor Schulte’s life, played a crucial role in her becoming the research scientist and mentor she is today.

Spotlight is a series from Geering Up Science & Engineering for Kids and eng•cite made with the support of Science Literacy Week.