(Disclaimer: when I say wildlife at Oxy, I mean the birds, butterflies, and lizards on campus, not the crazy sleep deprived and well-caffeinated students on campus).
I’ll admit that I had no idea what I was getting myself into for when I enrolled in Bio 290, Research Methods in Citizen Science. It was a two unit class that caught my eye during the hectic process of class enrollment. When the excitement of signing up for classes died down, I became nervous about this Bio 290 class, especially when I walked in on the first day and I made up 33% of the class (there were 3 of us). There was no room for error and I couldn’t camouflage myself in the middle of the class. Thoughts of “What did I sign up for?!,” or “...Read More