Caitlin Pritchard

 
The role of cytoskeletal dynamics and organization in mast cell activation
Michael Gold
Tsawwassen
Canada
 

Why did you decide to pursue a graduate degree?

I have always had a passion for science and I love learning new things. A graduate degree allows me to pursue my curiosity about the world around me and become a lifelong learner.

Why did you decide to study at UBC?

UBC is a world-class institution with exemplary research opportunities. In addition, I have always been attached to the atmosphere and scenery that Vancouver has to offer.

What aspect of your graduate program do you enjoy the most or are looking forward to with the greatest curiosity?

I enjoy having the opportunity to work on my own research project and explore exciting new ideas.

What do you like to do for fun or relaxation?

I am fortunate to have many friends and family members nearby that I enjoy spending time with.

What advice do you have for new graduate students?

Don’t forget to have fun, meet new people, and make the most of the opportunities that are available to you here at UBC.