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.
Among 1600 posters presented, I was able to discuss our recent advances in biomedical engineering.
Getting out to a conference teaches you that your research really means something.
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.
For the first time, I was able to learn from and speak to professionals actually doing the stuff of my dreams.
Volunteering with HOBY was such a rewarding experience – it has helped me become a better leader, and it has also introduced me to people from all around the world.
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.
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.”
Northeastern has a way of changing the lives of students six months at a time.
My trip to Austin reaffirmed that the research I am doing as an undergraduate at Northeastern University is high quality and worthwhile.