Michelle Monje '98 is a researcher and neurologist at Stanford who recently published a paper in Cell about how thinking can accelerate the growth of many brain tumors. Her findings were the subject of a story on National Public Radio. Listen to the interview, "Thoughts Can Fuel Some Deadly Brain Cancers."
In 2011, Vassar created a video, "A Ray of Hope," about Monje's pioneering work. Watch it here.