Rachel was a junior undergraduate student and working on my degree in environmental science at the University of South Carolina's Honors College. She began working with the Helmuth Lab during the summer of 2012 to help take gigapan images around the state of South Carolina and to serve as back up in the wet lab whenever anyone goes out of town.
Catherine was a junior undergraduate student studying environmental science at the University of South Carolina Honors College. She started working with the Helmuth Lab in the fall of 2011. She recently compiled gigapan images from various regions around South Carolina as part of an educational outreach project funded by Google Earth. Catherine planned to complete her senior thesis within the Helmuth lab.