Let’s Start at the Very Beginning
Author : Shomita Mathew
My academic journey began in the Indian subcontinent. As a fledgling emerging from the cocoon of high school, the traditional next steps were to apply for programs that would result in a medical or an engineering degree. Having decided not to go down either of those paths, I opted for a ‘mere’ Bachelor of Science degree (B.Sc.) in Zoology with a minor in Industrial Microbiology.