Out Loud  / Chris Kitts

Written by Victoria Billings two years ago

Journey into Library Land: The Can-Do Attitude

A woman in a red bandana and blue shirt poses arm raised flexing her bicep and rolling up her sleeve like the iconic Rosie the Riveter poster. A blue speech bubble above her says "We Can Do It!"

Victoria Billings is the communications and public programs intern at Kennedy Library. ‘Journey into library land’ is a series about what she’s learned creating media for Cal Poly’s university library. As my boss, Karen, wisely said this week, it’s best

Written by Victoria Billings two years ago

CSI: E. coli

A bearded man and a young woman stand next to each other, smiling and holding small stuffed animal models of E. coli, which are fuzzy, oval-shaped and have two big eyes and little tentacles.

The last creature I would ever think to fingerprint would be an E. coli microbe. First, it doesn’t have fingers. And second, it’s gross. But then again, I’m not biological sciences professor Chris Kitts, who has pioneered the Cal Poly