Lindsay Brindley (Master of Arts) Curriculum and Instruction
Adjunct Professor, LSSU
Grant Leader, LSSU Department of Education
Curriculum Consultant, EUPISD
SEARCH FOR A SAFE CIGARETTE
Every day, 15 billion cigarettes are consumed around the world. Every year,
420,000 Americans die prematurely from tobacco-related diseases. With
millions of people smoking despite the hazards, could their interests be
served by a safer cigarette? Is such a product possible? NOVA probes the
checkered past and unpredictable future of the tobacco industry.
Impact in the real world...
What made Rachel's Lake Superior State experience so unique was the practical research she did with top-notch faculty.
"I really enjoyed working with environmental chemistry professor Judy Westrick and biologist Deb Stai," Rachel says. "For my senior project, we evaluated a lab method for cultivating a fungus that causes infections in humans."