Personal Lab Diaries
>Smallpox vaccine test diary
Alzheimer’s researcher: a portrait

ack Wells and the key to sleep
uclear waste legacy
Interning in Ghanian hospital
>The road to greener cities
>The Stone lab
>Journey among the stars

Research Experience
>Problem-solving summer
Summer internship at NIS

>Astronomer's apprentice
Designing dream (works) jobs

>Hobnobbing with Nobelists
>Summer research experiences

>The Miller worm farm
>Free-electron laser

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Scabs and scars: Diary of a smallpox
vaccine trial
By Ellen Stormer
October 10, 2003

The experience of a Vanderbilt student who decided to contribute to the anti-terrorism effort by participating in a test of smallpox vaccine.Read more

Additional Personal Lab Diaries:

Jonathan Haines: From picture to person - Portrait of an Alzheimer’s researcherphotos
April 9, 2003
Jack Wells and the key to sleepphotos
July 22, 2002
The forgotten legacy of nuclear waste: my work with Florence Sanchezphotos
June 7, 2002
Subjectivity in public health nursingphotos
January 15, 2002
The road to greener citiesphotos
November 16, 2001
Plumbing the secrets of the Stone lab This article has three Real Media video clips taken from an interview with Michael Stone.
September 17, 2001
Journey among the starsphotos
July 6, 2001
Ten weeks in cancer lab dissolve personal stereotypes This article has six Real Media video clips taken from an interview with Intern Allison
Dec.1, 2000
Related Story: Richmond laboratory studies "SOS gene" to learn more about tumor growth, wound healing

Asking “why?” leads undergraduate to nanocrystal research photos
By Ximena Lavender
April 6, 2005

Vanadium dioxide is nature’s fastest quick-change artist, switching from transparent to reflective in less time then it takes light to travel a tenth of a millimeter. Read more

Additional Research Experiences:

Synchronized calling networkphotos
December 17, 2004

Physics Starsphotos
August 4, 2004

Student finds life's workphotos
June 9, 2004

Engineering undergrads encounter “real life” problem solvingphotosThis article has six Real Media video clips taken from an interview with Intern Allison Byrum.
September 10, 2003
Vanderbilt student creates new procedure during summer internship at NIST
February 24, 2003
Astronomer's Apprenticephotos
December 2, 2002
Designing dream (works) jobs This article has two Flash video clips created from gifs by Christina de Juan. photos
November 1, 2002
Vanderbilt students meet and mingle with Nobel prize winnersphotos
September 12, 2002
Physics majors from around the country get summer research experience photos
July 29, 2002
Students labor on the Worm Farmphotos
March 11, 2002
Related Stories: The Elegant Worm feature
Students play vital role in laser researchphotos
Oct. 9, 2001

Related Stories: FEL Feature
Students labor in robotic bug laboratoryphotos
Dec.12, 2000
Related Story: Robotic bugs that go the distance

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