“My first college degree was in English, and I worked in a successful bookstore before becoming a chemist.”
Sarah shares how she “changed her mind” about careers after completing her first bachelors degree in the humanities and taking a chemistry class that opened her eyes to the wonders of atoms and molecules. She urges people to pursue what they want to do, regardless of age.
MIT postdoctoral researcher in Prof. Cathy Drennan’s Lab
I am still working with proteins from H. pylori, because trying to understand the ways metals help this pathogen function is just super interesting!
The Lord of the Rings trilogy is my all time favorite book.
In college, I was on the cross-country team. In high school, I ran cross-country and track, and swam competitively. I also used to play the trumpet.
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