Category: The Thesis

Randall Eck on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 11/7/19

My name is Randall Eck and I am a senior majoring in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science and Political Science at the University of Arizona. I work in the lab of Dr. Daniela Zarnescu studying RNA stress granules. RNA stress granules

Haley Kenner “Thesis Thursday” – 10/31/19

Hi! I am a junior Honors student at the University of Arizona studying Neuroscience and Cognitive Science with minors in Biochemistry and Mathematics. This past summer I studied in the Lukas/Whiteaker/George lab at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, AZ, exploring

Erica Spence on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 10/24/19

Erica is a senior studying molecular and cellular biology (MCB) and biomedical biology with minors in music and public health. She conducts research in the Campos Lab and is currently investigating how genes in the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) effect a pathway

Victoria Howard on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 10/17/19

Victoria Howard is a junior at the University of Arizona double majoring in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Natural Resources with an emphasis in Wildlife Conservation. After having the opportunity to intern at a State Park in high school, she

Angela Smith on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 10/3/19

My name is Angela Smith and I study Neuroscience and Cognitive Science at the University of Arizona. I currently work in the Vanderah lab, a lab that studies pain and pain management, especially as it relates to the current opioid

Kiera Blawn on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 9/29/19

Kiera will be a senior at the University of Arizona this fall majoring in biochemistry and molecular and cellular biology. She is currently researching in the Largent-Milnes lab and looks at understanding the mechanisms of migraine as well as improving

Amelia Lappenbusch on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 9/19/19

Amelia Lappenbusch is a junior majoring in Biology and Classics at the University of Arizona. Since her freshman year, she has worked in the Yao lab studying the cell cycle and quiescence with the help of her mentor, PhD Candidate

Kylie Calderon on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 9/5/19

Kylie is a senior at the University of Arizona studying Neuroscience and Molecular & Cellular Biology with a minor in Biochemistry. She works in the research laboratory of Dr. Kristian Doyle in the Department of Immunobiology studying the long-term immune

Alison Williams on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 8/15/19

I am a Senior in Molecular and Cellular Biology this year. I am currently applying to medical school, and plan to pursue a career as a physician-scientist and educator. I will dedicate my career to increasing access to high-quality care,

Emily Peters on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 8/15/19

Emily is a senior at the University of Arizona studying physiology and nutritional sciences. She currently works in the research laboratory of Dr. Paulo Pires studying the regulation of blood flow in normal and disease states. After completing her undergraduate