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Natasha Fowler

December 29, 2019

NATASHA FOWLER, Psychology, 2015
Undergraduate Faculty Mentor: Dr. Kevin Laugero, Department of Nutrition
Graduate School: Michigan State University
Focus: Behavioral Neuroscience
Grad School Program: Behavioral Neuroscience Doctoral Program
Research Title: Effect of sugared beverages on stress and anxiety disorders: Implications to health
What is your hometown and state, and where are you now?  Sacramento, CA, Current city is Lansing, MI

Leslie Matheu

December 29, 2019

LESLIE MATHEU, Genetics and Genomics, 2016
Undergraduate Faculty Mentor: Dr. Alex Nord
Research Title: Determining Function of SNPs Associated with Schizophrenia
What is your hometown and state, and where are you now? 
Education: M.A Global Health - 07/2019 - University of Barcelona (09/2018-07/2019), UC Davis - Institute for Global Health
Current Title:  Food Security Specialist
Current Employer: Catholic Charities
Three words to describe me: Adventurous, Responsible, Compassionate

Harold Marin

December 29, 2019

HAROLD MARIN, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2016
Undergraduate Faculty Mentor: Dr. Frank McNally
Research Title: F-actin prevents interaction between sperm DNA and the oocyte meiotic spindle in C. elegans
What is your hometown and state, and where are you now?  Stockton, CA - Current Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Publications: Panzica, M. T. et al. J. Cell Biol. 216, 2273–2282 (2017) http://jcb.rupress.org/content/216/8/2273/tab-article-info

Titus Garrett

December 29, 2019
TITUS GARRETT, Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2017

Undergraduate Faculty Mentor: Dr. Tim Ginn
Research Title: Particle Tracking Method for Upscaling Reactions on Mixing Fronts
What is your hometown and state, and where are you now?  Born in Fresno and currently live in Merced
Conferences: SACNAS, CAMP Research Symposium, UC Davis Undergraduate Research Conference
Current Title: Project Engineer
Current Employer:  Webcor
Three words to describe me: Persistent, Determined, and Compassionate 

Titus Garrett

December 29, 2019

TITUS GARRETT, BS-Civil Engineering-06/2017-UC Davis-Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Saba Haile

December 29, 2019
SABA HAILE, Microbiology, 2017

Undergraduate Faculty Mentor: Dr. Francis McNally
Research Title: Asymmetry of Female Meiosis Reduces the Frequency of Inheritance of Unpaired Chromosomes
What is your hometown and state, and where are you now?  Pleasanton, CA
Three words to describe me: Easy-going, Collaborative, Considerate

What are your future plans and/or goals?
I would like to continue researching as an MD or MD/PhD.

Treasure Warren

September 27, 2019

Treasure Warren

Environmental Chemistry, 2018  

Research Experience/Topic: Electrochemical CO2 Reduction

Jennie Ahn

August 30, 2019
JENNIE AHN, Senior, Biological Sciences, 2019

Research Program: IIFH
Faculty Mentor: Dr. Neelima Sinha, Plant Biology
Research Title: Improving the Fruit Quality in Tomato
Hometown: Daegu, South Korea
Three words to describe me: organized, hardworking, and passionate

What are your future plans and/or goals?

Christine Book

August 30, 2019
CHRISTINE BOOK, Senior, Chemical Engineering, 2019

Research Program: IIFH
Faculty Mentor: Dr. Xi Chen, Chemistry
Research Title: Fortifying Infantile Health: Optimizing Fucosyltansferase Expression
Hometown: Bay Point, CA
Three words to describe me: fortunate, wanderlust, scatterbrained

What are your future plans and/or goals?

I'm hoping to enroll in graduate school and move onto computational biology while staying within the realm of glycobiology and natural products.