Parker Jones '21

Rockefeller College
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Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Hometown: Bergenfield, NJ

Research: Summer research project on a potential molecular mechanism for neurodegeneration and a senior thesis in the Peña lab focused on the relationship between early-life stress, hypothyroidism, and depression.

Summer Activities: Camp Counselor, REU in Molecular Biosciences at Colorado State University

Last Book Read for Fun: Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Favorite Comfort Food: Pizza

Favorite Way to Relieve Stress: Listen to music and spend time with friends

Alternative Concentration of Interest: Psychology or Molecular Biology