For National Science Week our ASM communications ambassadors shared their journeys on social media using the hashtag #stemgotmehere. Here, Rhys White shares his journey into STEM and microbiology.
I had a placement with my Bachelor of Science at Cardiff University to Danau Girang Field Centre in Borneo. I saw deforestation and helped with rehabilitation by planting trees. We tracked primates using UHF downloads and radio telemetry, supervised primate surveys, field courses, and night walks. I developed my science communication skills at this time through co-writing newsletters.Read More