Brandi Ginn is a rising senior at Georgetown majoring in Psychology and minoring in Statistics and African American Studies. She is interested in investigating the intersections of statistics and psychology to not only understand mental health from psychological and cognitive lens, but see trends in order to see the whole picture and provide better mental health resources for everyone. She intends to pursue a graduate degree in clinical psychology and to continue conducting research in the future.
Caroline is a rising junior at Georgetown University. She is majoring in Biology of Global Health and minoring in Spanish.
Gavin Bukala is a rising junior at Virginia Tech. He is double majoring in clinical neuroscience and psychology and plans to attend medical school after graduating.
Jillian Wilkerson is a rising senior at Northwestern University. She is majoring in Biological Sciences and Psychology. She plans on attending medical school after her graduation.
Riley is a rising junior at Georgetown majoring in Linguistics and minoring in Cognitive Science and Spanish. After working with and getting to know patients recovering from strokes during the summers of 2017 and 2018, she has developed an interest for why some patients have the ability to recover and why others do not. She is interested specifically in aphasia, as a lot of her work consisted in conducting memory activities for people who had lost a great amount of their abilities to understand or express speech. In the future, she is thinking about working in a field that allows her to analyze language.
Abigail Ludwigson is a rising junior Biology major with a concentration in Biochemistry, Cell, and Molecular Biology and a Cognitive Science minor. She is especially interested in the field of affective neuroscience and how differences in individuals’ brain and neural functioning contribute to their susceptibility to psychopathology. In addition, her interests also include how the brain works to recover functioning after brain damage, and how modern medicine can aid in rehabilitation. After graduation, she plans to further her studies by attending medical school.
Natalie is a rising junior at Georgetown University. She is majoring in Psychology and minoring in Biology. She plans to pursue a career in medicine after graduation.