Lindsay Brindley (Master of Arts) Curriculum and Instruction
Adjunct Professor, LSSU
Grant Leader, LSSU Department of Education
Curriculum Consultant, EUPISD
WEB OF LIFE
Probes moral questions facing "genetic explorers" as DNA research approaches
the stage where its possible "to alter our environment, synthesize plants
and animals and, perhaps, manipulate our own heredity." Some scientists fear
that genetic engineering is evolving without adequate consideration of the
consequences. "Most of our scientists are babes when it comes to significant
ethical thinking," says science historian Everett Mendelsohn.
Graduate School Bound ...
"I've been accepted to Montana Tech's graduate school to pursue a master's degree in geophysical engineering. I have also accepted a full-funded graduate research assistantship to work with the Montana National Guard on developing magnetic techniques to detect unexploded ordinance. My summer internship with Geolex, a company under contract with the Guard, will study acquiring data, performing analysis, and offering interpretation on unexploded ordinance." [ more ]