Category: Outreach

Catherine Weibel on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 6/20/19

My name is Catherine Weibel. I am a junior in Physics and Applied Math at the University of Arizona. I work as an undergraduate research assistant in the Masel Lab on the bioinformatics and protein evolution teams, with a primary

Amanda Warner on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 6/13/19

Amanda is a senior double majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Arizona. She plans on going to graduate school to research cures for cancer to positively impact people’s lives.  Amanda thoroughly enjoys research and

Allison Eby on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 5/30/19

My name is Allison Eby, and I am currently studying Physiology at the University of Arizona. When I’m not doing course work or lab work, I enjoy playing basketball, cooking, and kayaking, although I can’t do much of that in

Adam Carl on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 5/16/19

My name is Adam Carl and I am second year student at the University of Arizona pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences with a physiology major. After graduating as a junior next year, I plan to pursue

Carrie Stine on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 5/9/19

My name is Carrie Stine and I’m a senior in Biochemistry and Molecular & Cellular Biology (MCB) at the University of Arizona. For the past two years, I’ve been researching heat shock protein 90’s impact on using opioids to manage

Beca Gardner on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 4/25/19

My name is Beca Gardner is the and I am a third year undergraduate student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science as well as Molecular and Cellular Biology within the University of Arizona’s Honors College. Additionally, I

Ashley Tolton on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 4/25/19

Hi! My name is Ashley. I am a native Tucsonan and I graduated from Marana High School in 2016. Currently I am a junior Molecular and Cellular Biology major at the University of Arizona. I am also working toward a pre-law minor. I have been working in Dr. Julie Ledford’s lab for almost a

Christian Jennings on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 4/11/19

My name is Christian Jennings and I was born and raised in Tucson. I will be graduating with a degree in biomedical engineering with an emphasis in biomechanics from the University of Arizona this May. In addition to my coursework,

Ricky Lira on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 4/4/19

I am an Arizona native, born and raised in Nogales. I graduated from Nogales High School and came to the University of Arizona to pursue a career in pharmacology. I am currently majoring in chemistry and hope to pursue a

Ayumi Pottenger on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 3/28/19

Hey! My name is Ayumi and I am a senior majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Arizona. I have worked in Dr. Helena Morrison’s lab for nearly two years, where I study a treatment for levodopa-induced