This summer we had a group of 23 IBA/LSAMP and Science Alliance Interns join us for a fantastic summer program!
Chelsey Gates and Devon Dawson discussed the value of peer mentoring and ways students can participate in our IBA/LSAMP Peer Mentoring Program.
Lori Adams led a group in discussing all the ways that scientists use written, oral and visual forms of communication to connect with each other and with the general public.
Graduate Student Panel
Recent IBA Alumni joined our current students to share experiences and offer advice on topics like applying and transitioning to grad school, mentor/mentee relationships and more. We were joined by
- Vanessa Alizo
PhD in Neuroscience at University of California - Irvine
- Anamar Blanes
PhD in Chemistry at Georgetown University
- Camille Jaime
PhD in Immunology at John Hopkins University
- Rikki Laser
PhD in Neuroscience at Cornell University
- Elissa Monteiro
PhD in School Psychology at University of California - Riverside
- Ashley Segura-Roman
PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology at University of California - Berkeley
Rigor and Reproducibility
Dr. Richard Roller from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Workshop
Abbie Beadle and Bailey Anderson, Accommodations Coordinators from Student Disability Services
Responsible Conduct of Research
Dr. Tori Forbes, Department of Chemistry
Social Events – we had ice cream socials, game nights and an escape room adventure. Check out some pictures on Instagram!