Kaitlyn Radde, a junior majoring in Political Science and minoring in Spanish and International Studies, first became involved with research as a Cox Research Scholar during her freshman year at IU. Until this summer, her research focus has been civil disobedience. Now, the Indiana Political Analysis Workshop (IPAW) has provided her the opportunity to conduct… Read more »
Veronica Coffey, a rising junior majoring in International Studies and East Asian Languages and Cultures, researches abortion rights in South Korea. Watch to learn how Veronica’s project shines a light on the role social media activism plays in modern human rights.
Hello there! My name is Austen Ott, and I am a rising senior majoring in Neuroscience and Spanish with minors in Chemistry, Biology, and Latino Studies. I am originally from La Porte, Indiana, which is in the Northwest corner of the state. I am currently in the process of applying to medical school, which I… Read more »
Nicholas Garcia, a rising senior majoring in Biology and Chemistry and minoring in Spanish and Psychology, researches the electron transport protein plastocyanin to rigorously characterize the protein for future use. Watch to learn how research has inspired Nicholas to dive into the scientific community and pursue an MD/Ph.D.
Emma Wiesler, a rising junior at IU majoring in Microbiology and minoring in Informatics, hopes to pursue a career researching genome engineering in microorganisms. Wiesler discovered her interest in genome engineering when the ASURE program provided her the opportunity to conduct research with Dr. Michael Manzella. Wiesler said that working on her project taught her… Read more »
When Sydney Perry first began her education at IU, she had interests in therapy, psychology, journalism, and language but had not decided which degree she wanted to pursue. It was not until a suggestion made by her mom’s co-worker that Perry realized her potential in the field of Speech and Hearing Sciences. Now a senior… Read more »
My name is Chan Lu and I am from China. I am a rising senior at IU where I plan to finish my Biology major and Linguistics minor during the fall semester. Currently, I am conducting research in both linguistics and astrophysics. I want to be a linguist, astronomer, and fiction writer. Here is a… Read more »
Olivia Abraham, a Cox Research Scholar and senior majoring in Biology and Chemistry and minoring in Psychology, was first inspired to study science by her mom, a nurse, and her dad, an analytical chemist for Eli Lily. Abraham was further motivated to pursue medicine and become a physician after her grandfather became very ill. While it… Read more »
Sophia Ren, a rising senior majoring in Microbiology and research assistant in the Tuli lab, studies how alphaviruses assemble in host cells to become infectious. Watch to learn how Sophia’s involvement in research has helped prepare her to become a physician and taught her to never stop asking questions and learning from others.
My name is Alex Woertz. I am from Corydon, Indiana and I am going to be a Junior studying Neuroscience at IU. My long-term career goal is to be an OB/GYN. I became passionate about Neuroscience after I read a book called the Female Brain. It talked about how all the data on neurology and… Read more »