Lauren is a senior studying technical writing and communication from Glenview, IL. She has worked in the Science Communications Lab as a Writer since August 2017. On campus, she serves as the Undergraduate Representative for the writing department and is also involved in the Multiracial Student Union. Lauren’s interests include medical and health writing and also writing on the environment. One day she would love to be an author and write books.
In May, we met with Christine Salomon, a University of Minnesota scientist working on white nose syndrome, a fungal infection that affects little brown bats. The draft you are reading now is the result of three months of hard work–writing, editing, collaborating, and revising. Here is an overview of how we got here and some insight into the decisions we made…