- nina donghia
nina lives and works in bangor, maine. she is a research scientist at jackson laboratories, a genetics lab. fortnight was the first project to publish her essays on immunology and breeding mice to identify cancerous defects. nina continues to work at jackson laboratories, and has now co-authored papers published in top science journals, such as nature immunology. she splits her personality between science and music, as described in her work on fortnight. her band, coke weed, recently recorded and released their second album and will be opening on tour for the walkmen. she says of her time with fortnight, "i stand for everything the fortnight mission embodies; i believe that our 'millennial' generation has all the tools to profoundly change our world as we know it. i feel honored to be among the ranks of my fellow fortnight contributors, and hope that my essays will inspire others as they find their own path in this dynamic world."