Amanda Kent

(she/her/hers)

Contact: [email protected] 

Studying:

Oceanography

Has research experience in:

Studying pacific krill and the impacts they have on ecosystems off of the Oregon coast

Things I’m passionate about:

Animals, exploring Oregon's beautiful waterfalls and rivers, and advocating the importance of eliminating devastating human-caused global warming impacts on the ocean

Grace Petrina

(she/her/hers)

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Studying:

Biochemistry and Biophysics with a minor in Public Health and History

Has research experience in:

Genetic code expansion and the optimization/development of cellular machinery

Things I’m passionate about:

The integration of science into public policy, supporting underrepresented groups in STEM, and expanding equitable access to housing.

Mae Trice

(she/her/hers)

Contact: [email protected]

Studying:

Biology with a pre-vet option and a minor in chemistry

Has research experience in:

Identifying wildlife species in different habitats from photos and conducting companion animal attachment tests

Things I’m passionate about:

Animal conservation, finding ways to make exercise fun, and trying new food

Sahana Shah

(she/her/hers)

Contact: [email protected]

Studying:

Biochemistry and Biophysics with minors in Spanish and Chemistry, and the Medical Humanities Certificate 

Has research experience in:

Bioinformatics/statistical coding to better understand genes involved in cancer, focus on the dynein motor complex and transcription factors that bind LC8 using biochemical/biophysical techniques

Things I’m passionate about:

Equity for minorities and people with disabilities in STEM, advocating for menstrual freedom, dance, music, and equal access to education!