Makayla Freitas on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 9/13/18

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Hello everyone! My name is Makayla Freitas and I am a senior at the University of Arizona, studying Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Biology, and Psychology. I work in Dr. Rebecca Page’s lab, where we investigate a certain class of proteins,

Madeline Souder on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 9/6/18

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Hello everyone! My name is Madeline Souder and I am a junior at the University of Arizona, and am currently majoring in Neuroscience and minoring in Italian. I have been working in Dr. Fellous’ Computational and Experimental Neuroscience Laboratory, where

Erin Mamaril on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 8/30/18

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Hello everyone! My name is Erin Mamaril and I am a senior at the University of Arizona with majors in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science and Psychology and a minor in Public Health. I currently work in Dr. Stephen Cowen’s lab

Meucci Ilunga on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 8/16/18

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Hello! My name is Meucci Ilunga and I am a Junior at the University of Arizona studying both biochemistry and mathematics. I am originally from Kin Li Chee, Arizona—a small, rural community in the heart of my tribe’s reservation—and I

Ray Lee on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 8/9/18

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My name is Ray Lee and I am an upcoming senior at University of Arizona with majors biochemistry and molecular cellular biology. I was born in Seoul, South Korea, but raised in the Bay Area in northern California. I currently

Two Desert Vista grads involved in prestigious U of A research

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From Ahwatukee Foothills News: http://www.ahwatukee.com/community_focus/article_5a76fb08-9745-11e8-8fa7-a7dbc0ec20e4.html. Two Desert Vista High School graduates are making waves at the University of Arizona for their scientific accomplishments. Amanda Warner, the daughter of Todd and Lisa Warner of Ahwatukee, and Max  Lagas, the son of

Chandler Man’s Fruit Fly Study May Unlock Medical Mysteries

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From SanTan Sun News: http://santansun.com/2018/08/06/chandler-mans-fruit-fly-study-may-unlock-medical-mysteries/. A Chandler man’s study of fruit flies may help lead to a deeper understanding of how stress contributes to aging in the human body. Randall Eck is undertaking the research at the University of Arizona,

Alyssa Little on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 8/2/18

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Greetings! My name is Alyssa Little and I am from Flagstaff, Arizona. I am a member of the Navajo Nation originating in Dilcon, Arizona. I am a senior studying Public Health with an emphasis in Health Education and Health Promotion

UBRP Summer Snapshot 2018

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Picture of Sarah Hancock conducting research

This summer we asked UBRPers to submit pictures of them doing research. Please enjoy our UBRP Summer Snapshot here! Be sure to scroll down to see all of the pictures.

Approaching the Goal!

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This fall, 20 UBRP students will continue their research through Federal Work-Study positions during the 2018-19 academic year!  These positions – funded by the federal government, mentor contributions, and support from our donors – will enable them to offset their