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A Message from the new Executive Editor for the Sci on the Fly Blog

By Vincent Tedjasaputra
Write it down. Write it all down. That’s one great piece of advice my mentor gave on the first day of my fellowship, and it’s allowed me to chronicle my accomplishments and failures (or,

PODCAST | Learning to See Science in the World: A Conversation with Dr. Melanie Peffer

By Chris Parsons and Philip Ko
Dr. Melanie Peffer is the author of “Biology Everywhere: How the Science of Life Matters to Everyday Life,” a book that reveals how biological concepts taught in the classroom are connected to the

Community is Key at The Innovation Station

By Aubrey Paris
The importance of community has been clear to me since I was young. I grew up in a small town and witnessed the power of community in situations as frivolous as high school homecoming or as serious as

Finding Your Science Policy Path

By Stephanie Guerra
By Steph Guerra The following is an excerpt of a blog post by STPF Executive Branch Fellow Steph Guerra, originally published at Addgene.org on September 22, 2020. “But, seriously, what even is

Reflecting on One Exceptional, Partly Virtual Year on Capitol Hill

By Sarah Rovito
This blog post was originally published on September 25, 2020 at InSight by IEEE: https://insight.ieeeusa.org/articles/ieee-usa-congressional-fellowships/ Serving as a 2019-2020 IEEE-USA Congressional

PODCAST | How an STPF Fellow Adapts His Work in the COVID-19 Era

By Ilana Goldberg
STPF fellows are great at adapting their careers to suit their personal interests and whatever life has in store, such as a global pandemic. In this episode, fellow Vince Tedjasaputra talks about how