Jen Aguilar was a nurse before entering the exciting world of the fourth estate. Her educational background in health sciences and journalism has given her a unique perspective from which to report on exciting scientific news. Jen also enjoys preparing campus journalists for writing competitions and her two preschoolers for the rigours of the playground. She does her best writing on school grounds, coffee shops, and at home while snacking on her reliable cashew nuts and espresso shot stash. Jen embraces positivity amid life’s dramas and encourages women to believe in themselves as strong warriors.