An independent and driven interdisciplinary Cognitive Science student studying all layers of neuroscience, with a particular interest in development, and a passion and desire to teach.
Cognitive Science Student Association at UCSD
2020 - Present
Responsible for marketing CSSA events/opportunities on all social media platforms through writing copy, managing marketing schedule, leading the marketing committee, coordinating with the design and other executive chairs.
2019 – 2020
Responsible for organizing fundraising events/opportunities during CSSA events, managing fundraising committee, coordinating fundraising opportunities, overseeing that budgetary needs are met. Performed research and ordered all fundraising products.
Fundraising Volunteer, Ground Worker
One Dollar For Life Foundation
Non-profit aimed at building small infrastructure projects in developing countries
Raised funds for multiple projects through co-founded ODFL club within school community and cooperation with local businesses, including volunteer trip to South Africa to construct/aid preschools, distribute food, clothing and interact with locals.
UCSD - BILD 4 Introductory Biology Lab
Theoretical basis of lab techniques for: biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, and bioinformatics.
UCSD - Developmental Psychology
Developmental psychology, including topics in cognitive, language, and social development.
UCSD - Sensory Neuroscience
Human neural mechanisms supporting olfaction, touch, vision, audition and taste.
UCSD - Neurobiology of Cognition
Organization and function of the nervous system: molecular, cellular, developmental, systems, and behavioral neurobiology.
UCSD - General Chemistry I and II
Atomic theory, bonding, molecular geometry, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, solubility and other major concepts.
UCSD - The Cell Biology
Biology, function and structure of cells, biological molecules, bioenergetics, prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms; elements of molecular biology
UCSD - Introduction to Research Methods
Scientific method, knowledge acquisition, research questions, hypotheses, operational definitions, experiment and design.
UCSD - Introduction to Python Coding
Computer programming; language python, practical experience with basic coding concepts.
UCSD - Cognitive Neuroscience
Neuroanatomy and major methods and results from neuroimaging and neuropsychological studies of behavior. Topics include attention, motor control, executive function, memory, learning, emotion, and language.
UCSD - Seminar on Special Topics
Comprehension and detailed coverage of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Research, culminating in designing and presenting an fMRI research experiment.
Bread Tags for Wheelchairs ODFL Project
Helped initiate as Co-Founder and Co-President of the Burlingame One Dollar For Life club, an annual year-long fundraising project within the community to collect 50,000 bread tags to be exchanged for a wheelchair for township communities in South Africa. Involved outreach within the school community and local organizations such as the Burlingame Lions Club.
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