“I started participating in the MRSEC a few years ago through a seed grant, and I have been blown away from the start by the commitment to—and success in—recruiting, supporting, and training a diverse community of materials scientists and engineers.”
"The cool thing about sound and what I research is that it fits really well into the sixth-grade curriculum so I’m able to go in and use the words they learned about last week. … And the students really enjoy seeing the things they’re learning about in sixth grade are things you can use later.”
“As a native speaker, you really don’t think about how your own language works before you start teaching it. So one thing I constantly challenge myself to improve on is to look at German grammar through the eyes of my American students."