Fall 2009Page address: http://grad.mnsu.edu/research/frontiers/fall2009/
Fall 2009 Issue
A native of Nigeria, Cybill Okitikpi remembers having only one dream as a young girl—to study medicine in the United States.
While science may not be ready to make claims about a genetic link to mob mentality, Minnesota State Mankato biology professor Dan Toma conducted research to identify whether certain behaviors in selected lines of Drosophila, fruit flies, are a collection of individual behaviors or a population-based behavior.
An innocent comment made by a stranger on an airplane nearly 10 years ago served, in part, as motivation for Nancy Fitzsimon’s new book.
As part of their effort to present a global perspective, Minnesota State Mankato law professors Penny Herickhoff and Vicki Luoma are researching business cooperatives in India’s carpet industry. During a recent visit, they witnessed first-hand the challenges and triumphs of life in India