Outside the Classroom


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.


Keeping the Music Alive at the FMC

The Future of Music Coalition is a nonprofit that sets out to educate musicians, ensure fair pay, and create a “diverse musical culture where artists flourish.”