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