Ashley Unglert stood in the hall outside her first Honors class at Middlesex County College and wondered what she had gotten into. The class was “Biology for Non-Majors.” What was she doing here? She didn’t even like biology.
“It was intimidating,” she said. “All these students looked so smart. I was worried. But then Professor Donna-Marie Gardener comes bursting through the door and shouts ‘biology is fun!’ And you know what? It was.”