Intern Broadens Horizons

Noel Facey is from Greensboro, North Carolina and recently graduated from North Carolina A&T State University. Facey is working with James Reecy, an animal science and biotechnology professor, researching gene tissue expression. Facey is enjoying learning new valuable skills and knowledge from this experience

How do you think this experience will help you with your future career goals?
“I can see myself applying the knowledge and skills obtained throughout the course of this internship.”

What words of advice do you have for someone who has a passion for science?
“Broaden your horizons as much as possible while maintaining your specific area of expertise.”

What is something you’d like to scratch off of your bucket list?
“Just once, I’d like to go skydiving.”

What do you like most about Ames?
“The high population of rabbits on campus.”