Not too easy. Not too difficult.
This is a great opportunity to get involved in a research program early on in your college career. Dr. Stovall is a nice person who is good at explaining and will be easy to open up to. This is critical! Make sure to form tight bonds with professors for letters of recommendation and research is a huge plus on any resume.
The aptamer stream of the FRI program is organized a little differently than other labs. It takes research, especially individual research, much more seriously. You get to spend a lot of time on a research project that you develop yourself. Good reasoning, development, research skills and time management is crucial.
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It will take up a decent amount of your time, but you get what you put into it. It can be very rewarding when you yield something from your research.