Outside the Classroom




Debating Foreign Policy at NUMAL

The knowledge I gain from debating in simulations of real-world regional and global organizations complements the courses I take every day of the week.


Presenting at the ASBMB Annual Meeting

I attended the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Annual Meeting to present findings from work in Professor Penny Beuning’s Lab at NU.




Learning Leadership through Teamwork

I entered the room regarding the other delegates not as competition but as equals, with ideas and solutions that could work with, or even compliment my own.




Developing Nicaragua with FriendsNE

My passion for expanding opportunity to communities severely lacking the resources needed to lift themselves out of poverty continues to grow each and every day.