"Often we’re so blinded that we think that American medical programs are the best, but they’re actually not. I really want to go to Africa and study witch doctors. I think that natural medicine has a lot of potential in it.
"I attended a Byrne Seminar with Dr. Olaf Jensen. It covered fisheries and we got to go to the Raritan River ourselves and find out more about his research. It was the main thing that got me into ecology. Just by going to the seminar, I think I realized what part of biology I love, and that’s the living organisms versus molecules and DNA, which are important but not what interests me." Pooja Pathak, Sophomore