Once I learned what science was really about, I knew that's what I wanted to do."
The incoming class of 2014 is made up of 25 students:
- 14 men, 11 women
- 17 US citizens, 8 international students
- Thirteen students are beginning graduate school straight from their undergraduate or Master's degree studies. Twelve others spent time working, traveling or teaching before beginning graduate school.
- There are eight countries represented in the first year class (Bulgaria, China, India, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Turkey and the United States). Thirty-five countries are represented in the graduate program overall.