Career Profiles

Issue for February 27, 2009

  • When Ironies Make Perfect Sense


    Gina Wingood, a black Catholic woman raised in a white suburb, found love and her calling in San Francisco's ghettos talking condoms, sex, and ethnic pride.

  • The Bigger Questions


    Chemical engineer Kristala Jones Prather's work creating chemical factories inside microbes has taken her from academia to industry and back again.