Member Profiles for Year 2014-2015


Roselyn Tran

Roselyn Tran


4th Year, Biology 


Intestinal Physiology Research under Dr. Christian Lytle
ARC Supplemental Instruction Leader - Biology, Chemistry
OC CSP Inc Sexual Assault Victims Services - Victim Advocate 
Health Professions Advising Center - Peer Mentor
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center - TCAB Volunteer



Connor Richards

Connor Richards

Vice President 

3rd Year, Physics 


Chancellor’s Research Fellow performing research at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider
Working on the CMS Collaboration’s search for supersymmetry under Prof. Owen Long 
UCR Advancement Ambassador
University Honors Peer Mentor 

Pavneet Kaur


4th Year, Biology 

First Year Peer Mentor 
Highlander Orientation

Jennifer An

4th Year, Chemistry 


Undergraduate research - Dr. Catharine Larsen, Organic Chemistry
UC LEADS, 2nd Year Scholar
Chemistry Club
Private Math/Chemistry Tutor



 Brandon Phong

Brandon Phong

4th Year, Biology


Supplemental Instruction Leader
Undergraduate Honors
Research in Raikhel Laboratory
HPAC Peer Mentor
Global Medical Brigades
 Manuel Mendoza

Yatna Patel

 Year, Biochemistry



Jennifer Fairbrother

4th Year, Applied Mathematics to Physics, Statistics Minor


Undergraduate Mathematics Research, Spring 2014
BSA Venturing Crew 107 - Corona, CA 
Women's Club Soccer at UCR
Executive Chef's Assistant - UCR Dining
Castle Park - Ride Operations



Myra Etuale

4th Year, Biochemistry

Research - Dr. Jiayu Liao
Medical Scholars Program - Student Leader and Peer Mentor
University Honors Program
University Honors Program Service Committee
Latter Day Saint Student Association
Alpha Lambda Delta



Katy Wang

3rd Year, Statistics

Undergraduate Research- Carson Lab
Highlander Statistics Society
American Lung Association 
Medical Scholars Program
UCR FastStart 
UCR Symphony Orchestra

Student Worker, FA


Natalie Al Salek

3rd Year, Biochemistry


Undergraduate Research under Dr. Aronson

Danny Anderson

3rd Year, Applied Mathematics


University Honors
Global Micro-Finance Brigades, Vice President 
Processing Engineer Intern at Pioneer Circuits Inc.
Mathematics Tutor at the Academic Resource Center (ARC)
Researched on Non-Timber Forest Product Collection in Malaysia under Dr. Kurt Schwabe
Conducting research on Finite Markov Chains: Diffusion of Gases, Genetics, and Random Walks on a Graph under Dr. Kevin Costello

Rashid Awan

3rd Year, Biology


Undergraduate Research - Dr. Kathryn DeFea 
Student Run Health Clinic 
Academic Resource Center - Peer Counselor 
Academic Coach for MSP - General Chemistry 
University Honors Program 
Certified EMT




Michael Baird

2nd Year, Chemistry


Computational Chemistry research with Dr. Beran
University Honors Program
The Well Christian Club

Taryn Barsotti

3rd Year, Mircobiolgy

University Honors Program Social Committee Secretary

Alpha Lambda Delta Honors Society

Golden Key International Honors Society


Jackeline Corona

Year, CMDB



 Anthony Gobran

2nd Year, Biology


Supplemental Instruction Leader
Dean's Academic Distinction Award
Secretary for Coptic Club




Travis Hong

3rd Year, Environmental Sciences


Research - Dr. Laosheng Wu

Green Campus Action Plan

Sustainable UCR




Aaron Lai

2nd Year, Environmental Sciences

Research at Cutler Lab
University Honors
ARC Tutor
Highlander Newspaper Photographer



Asher Lin

3rd Year, CMDB


Undergraduate Research 


Kevin Mortazavi

Year, Biology



Andrew Munoz

2nd Year, Biology


Organic chemistry research in the Cutler lab

RISE summer research program

SI leader


Pamela Osborn

3rd Year, Biology 


University honors social committee

Research assistant in Dr. Howard Friedman's lab  in the psychology department

Volunteer referee for the American Youth Soccer Organization 





Lauren Perry 

4th Year, Statistics

Undergraduate Research with Dr. Flegal in the statistics department

Interested in statistical computing and machine learning

University Honors

Highlander Statistics Society

Mu Sigma Rho Statistics Honors Society



Alyssa Rodriguez

2nd Year, Biochemistry 


Dynamic Genome Scholar 
University Honors
Math/Science Tutor

The Well Christian Club


Hanni Schoniger

3rd Year Biology, minor in Education

Research - Dr. Dahanukar, Dr. Simani
Change in Scientific Importance for Youth Co-president
Rhythm & Brains member
University Honors
AVID Tutor

Sarah Smith

3rd Year, Mircobiology


Research, Dr. Stouthamer Entomology
University Honors
Hospice volunteer
International Village Resident Advisor

Joselyn Soto



George Whorton

3rd Year, Biology


Research - Dr. Cutler (Botany and Plant Sciences)
Medical Scholars Program
Clinical Care Volunteer
Phi Delta Epsilon International
Pre-Medical Fraternity
Golden Key International

Andrew Widjaja

3rd Year, Biochemistry

Undergraduate Research with Dr. Springer; Genomics 
Supplemental Instruction Leader

Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars


Phoebe Nye

2nd Year, Biochemistry


University Honors

First Year Mentor Program

Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars

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