Life advice from a professor: Norman Wickett
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    "Understanding what you don’t know is how you can move forward and make new discoveries. Be comfortable with not knowing. Let go of those feelings. Always speak up when you don’t know something. Embrace the unknown."

    About the professor

    Professor Norman Wickett sits in his 6th floor office in the Hogan building after giving some of his words of wisdom. Wickett is a lecturer in the Program of Biological Sciences and in Plant Biol­ogy and Conservation. He has collaborated with 44 co-authors to publish eight different publica­tions. When not teaching, he does research and works with the Chicago Botanical Garden.


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