Career in the Microbio Sciences

Russell Martin russell.martin at mail.wdn.com
Tue Feb 15 22:11:01 EST 2000


Arthur Sowers wrote:
> 
> On Tue, 15 Feb 2000, Russell Martin wrote:
> 
> > giner wrote:
> > >
> > snipped
> > >
> > > And start collecting cardboard boxes now, because you will be
> > > relocating several times in your career.
> > >
> >
> > For a moment I thought you were going to say because he may need
> > them to live in. :-)
> >
> > Russell
> >
> 
> I though that's what he meant anyway. Live in your boxes, move in your
> boxes, live in them again. When I was a grad student, I lived in a
> trailer. A real cardboard box. I heard about a micro-b grad student who
> lived on nutrient agar, pilfered from the micro-b student lab stores,
> throughout his grad student days.
> 
> Art S.
> 

That's an urban legend.  He really lived on monkey chow pilferred
from the lab animal facility. ;-)

Russell

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