Santa Maria, CA
Major/Minor: Ecology and Evolution BS/Professional Writing: Writing and Civic Engagement
Affiliated Organizations: volunteer research assistant in Professor Briggs’s lab at UCSB (help collect data to study the ecology and epidemiology of Lyme Disease), member of the UCSB Chapter of the Wildlife Society, member of UCSB chapter of Students for Life, intern with UCSB’s Humanities and Fine Arts Division, proctor for UCSB’s Disabled Students Program (DSP), part-time high school math and science tutor for Grade Potential
What I will miss the most about UCSB: I will miss living near the ocean.
After Graduation: In August, I will be starting a two-year Environmental Sciences master’s degree program at the University of Illinois Springfield. I will be contributing to research on habitat connectivity and suitability for local endangered species.