ESP Biography

RACHEL VARNAU, Stanford PhD Student studying biology

Major: Biology

College/Employer: Stanford

Year of Graduation: 2025

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Hello! I am a first year PhD student in the biology department. I am interested in studying plant biology, and I am passionate about creativity in science.

Past Classes

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A7358: Scientific Illustration in Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 16 - 17, 2019)
This low-intensity workshop will cover what scientific illustration is, what a career in scientific illustration might involve, a quick demonstration of how to paint with watercolors, a collection of samples from the field, and guidance for painting the collected samples.