Cool story from the Cornell News: Bacteria research inspires students’ creative artwork | Cornell Chronicle. It discusses a course taught by Prof. Greg Page “Introduction to Print Media”. As part of the course the students got a guest lecture from none other than Ruth Ley – who is a faculty member at Cornell and who does some of the most interesting microbiome work around.
Image obtained from Cornell News.
|“Tribal Warfare,” lithography and screen print.by Rebecca Potash.|
“As part of my teaching at Cornell, I plan on training science students in the interpretation of concepts in visual arts and eventually even have them learn some basic skills for producing images or video,” Ley said. “I also want to bring science to fine arts students, and my collaboration with Professor Page was my first attempt at this.”