MEET LSAMP BD COHORT XIII (2016-2018)

MEET LSAMP-BD COHORT XIII (2016-2018) FELLOWS


amadeoAmadeo Candido completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Mathematics (Applied Mathematics) and minor in Physics at San Diego State University on May 20, 2016. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Mathematics in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Deborah Won in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is his faculty research mentor.

 


sevanSevan Esaian completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Biology at California State University, Los Angeles on June 11, 2016. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Biology (Ecology) in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Eric Wood in the Department of Biological Sciences is his faculty research mentor.

 


zoeZoila (Zoe) Estrada-Tobar completed her undergraduate degree with a dual major in Biological Sciences and Chemistry at California State University, Stanislaus on May 23, 2014. She has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Biochemistry in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Cecilia Zurita-Lopez in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is her faculty research mentor.

 


jamekaJameka Jefferson completed her undergraduate degree with a major in Microbiology at California State University, Los Angeles on June 11, 2016. She has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Biology (Botany) in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Kirsten Fisher in the Department of Biological Sciences is her faculty research mentor.

 


MelanieMelanie Medina completed her undergraduate degree with a major in Marine Biology and minor in Italian at California State University, Long Beach on December 22, 2015. She has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Biology (Evolution) in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Patrick Krug in the Department of Biological Sciences is her faculty research mentor.

 


oscarOscar Munoz completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Chemistry (Biochemistry) at San Diego State University on May 20, 2016. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Chemistry in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Linda Tunstad in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is his faculty research mentor.

 


rogelio

Rogelio Nunez-Flores completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Bioengineering at Revelle College at the University of California – San Diego on June 10, 2016. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Biology (Microbiology) in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. H. Howard Xu in the Department of Biological Sciences is his faculty research mentor.

 


marcos

Marcos Reyes completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Mathematics – General Track at California State University, San Bernardino on December 12, 2015. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Mathematics in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Daphne Liu in the Department of Mathematics is his faculty research mentor.

 


salvador

Salvador Rojas completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Mechanical Engineering at California State University, Los Angeles on June 11, 2016. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Mechanical Engineering in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. He Shen in the Department of Mechanical Engineering is his faculty research mentor.

 


alexandra

Alexandra Saxberg completed her undergraduate degree with a major in Biochemistry at California State University, Fresno on May 21, 2016. She has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Biochemistry in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Laura Cocas in the Department of Biological Sciences is her faculty research mentor.

 


hugoHugo Urrutia completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Biology (with Departmental Honors in Biology) at California State University, Los Angeles on June 11, 2016. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Biology (Cell Biology) in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Edward Eivers in the Department of Biological Sciences is his faculty research mentor.

 


jay

Ricardo (Jay) Vargas, Jr. completed his undergraduate degree with a major in Earth Science at California State University, Dominguez Hills on May 31, 2016. He has started a Master of Science degree at CSU, Los Angeles in Environmental Science - Hydrogeology in Fall Semester, 2016. Dr. Andre Ellis in the Department of Geosciences and Environment is his faculty research mentor.

 


CSU LSAMP-BD Cohort XIII is supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant # HRD-1602210.