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  • Philosophy's GERA Lab Featured in Penn Today

    "These students were among seven people from Penn who spent two months in the Galápagos this summer, along with fourth-year environmental studies major Lía Enríquez, Master of Public Health student Vanessa Pacheco, and Kelly Kennedy, lab manager for the Galápagos Education and Research Alliance (GERA).

    'Seeing everything to do there and learning from everyone there, I feel like my science skills got a lot better, I feel like my Spanish skills got a lot better, and it was incredible to just push myself outside my comfort zone,' says Gilbert, who is from Ellicott City, Maryland.

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    Nine people in black wet suits are standing up at the front of a medium sized white boat, overlooking the slightly wavy water. There is one person sitting in front of the others, with their wetsuit down revealing a light blue top. The sky is grey with clouds, and in the background on the water is a tall rock formation, with one tall rock split off to the right by a giant crack extending from the water to the sky..