Abstract: Experimental Evaluation of Evolutionary Pressures on Prion Competition

My Upperclassman Monroe project has a broad, clinical application and will be the beginning of my research for the next two years with my PI, Dr. Helen Murphy. My research involves working with prion strains in a yeast model to better understand the evolutionary pressures that can dictate the variation in disease aggressiveness across patients. […]

Abstract: Original EP

My project is rather straightforward: I will be creating an EP of 5-7 original songs. This process begins with the writing and arranging of original music, and culminates in the recording and production of each song. The end product will be an EP released on Spotify and via CD. The songs themselves are primarily centered […]

Abstract: The Interaction Between Sport and Politics in American History

In 1970, the USC Trojans traveled to Alabama to play the Alabama Crimson Tide in college football. This historic game would result in an overwhelming victory for USC, but the significance was greater than this. Unlike USC, Alabama’s team did not include a single African-American. The image of USC’s black backfield scoring time and time […]