Biology is a required course for many Stanford undergraduates. A new pilot lab always meets outside and lets students research a native California plant at the Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve.
Stanford researchers are re-creating farming techniques ancient Hawaiians used in hopes of learning how the islands supported such huge populations before Europeans arrived.
Max Jan and Ryan Corces-Zimmerman met counting worms – lowly lab work for Princeton undergrads. Today, they’re Stanford Ph.D students whose friendship guides groundbreaking leukemia research.