Interview with Drexel Pennoni Honors College

The Pennoni Honors College at Drexel University interviewed me about my research and public outreach, and how the NOAA scholarship will help me continue doing this work.

Recipient of 2016 ExCITe Center Seed Grant

The Drexel ExCITe Center awarded a $5000 seed fund toward a project to develop an accessible audio based tour of the Lower Schuylkill River. This project is a collaboration between the University of Pennsylvania and Bartram’s Garden as well as Drexel University to bring together historical and scientific information into a single database.

Drexel's First NOAA Hollings Scholar

I was one of the first students at Drexel, alongside Nick Barber, to receive the NOAA Hollings Scholarship. This award will support my research and education in environmental science.

Interview with STAT News

In response to Carl Zimmer’s comments to STAT News that science fairs were flawed and an exercise in privilege, I wrote about my experience with these fairs growing up.

2016 Drexel Udall Nomination

I am one of four Drexel nominees for the 2016 Udall Scholarship.

Interview with Sociey for Science and the Public

The Society for Science and the Public is the organization that supports and organizes many of the science fairs I participated in as a high school student. These programs were my first experience doing research and presenting results. Recently, they checked in with me about my work at Drexel and how I am continuing to engage with the public through my research.

Highlighted by Society for Science and the Public

The Society for Science and the Public is the organization that supports and organizes many of the science fairs I participated in as a high school student. These programs were my first experience doing research and presenting results. They featured part of my earlier interview in a column alongside other alumni. SSP Profile

Phi Kappa Psi Annual Thanksgiving Philanthropy

Every year for more than 15 years my fraternity, Phi Kappa Psi, has spent the day before Thanksgiving preparing about 100 home cooked meals for the homeless as well as 911 call center employees. This year I was the Philanthropy Committee Chair and oversaw the event. pkp-thanksgiving pkp-thanksgiving1