Eukaryon Volume 7

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Volume 7, March 2010

Eukaryon is published by students at Lake Forest College, who are  solely responsible for its content. The views expressed in Eukaryon do  not necessarily reflect those of the College. Articles published within Eukaryon  should not be cited in bibliographies. Material contained herein should be treated  as personal communication and should be cited as such only with the consent of  the author.

Front Cover: Artwork by Samantha Pinto ‘13. The front cover illustrates our issues theme of “Parts of a Whole.”  In order for the picture of the heart to be complete, each piece of the puzzle must be present. Furthermore, the heart was chosen as the organ system to illustrate parts of a whole because our inauguration speaker conducts cardiovascular research.

ISSN 1937-2604

 About the Authors

Editor’s Corner




Alumni in Focus


Campus Outreach


Conference Roundup


Science News


Lab in Focus


Faculty in Focus


Science of Teaching


Beyond the Classroom


Expanding Horizons


Book or Film Review


Creative Writing


Grant Proposal


News & Views


Review Article


Primary Article


Beyond Papers


Senior Thesis