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The Boy from the Center of the Universe

I met the new graduate student in the stairwell, where I was talking with a professor. He raced up the staircase to learn he had just missed her class. I was taken by his ease with her, his obvious familiarity … Continue reading

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To Bee

To support myself during the summers of graduate school I worked as a research assistant to my adviser. He had made quite a name for himself by applying economic models to biological systems. The summer’s question: to risk or not … Continue reading

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