ESP Biography

KIM GONZALEZ, Stanford Biology Postdoc

Major: Biology

College/Employer: Stanford

Year of Graduation: 2017

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Kim came to Stanford after earning her PhD in Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Rice University. Since attending college she has continued to be involved in mentoring and student advising activities, including co-creating the Rice University IBB Girls STEM Initiative, which allowed her to mentor high school girls for a span of 3 years. Kim wants to make an impact in her community and encourage young women and Hispanics to pursue careers in the STEM fields. Not only does she love science, but she also loves sports and constantly supports her Aggies, Spurs, Astros, and Texans!

Past Classes

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W6569: Want to isolate some DNA today? in Splash Spring 2018 (May. 05 - 06, 2018)
Join this class to learn about the essential part of life that is DNA! Ever wondered what DNA looks like in real life? Walk in to this activity and extract DNA from fruits to see it with your own eyes!

W6570: The hovering gummy bear challenge in Splash Spring 2018 (May. 05 - 06, 2018)
Think you're good at solving problems? Work in a group to suspend a gummy bear above the edge of a table as far as possible using some sting, tape, and spaghetti sticks in under 20 minutes. Will your group take home the glory of the record distance?