Inspired by a topic from her Superlab course, the chemistry major and environmental studies minor researched the long-term reservoirs of pesticide DDT—which has been banned for almost 50 years in the U.S.—in salt marsh sediment.
The political science major researched radicalization, trying to understand why individuals join groups like ISIS.
The classical languages major explored the geography of the Greek myth of Demeter and Persephone.
The history major and fine arts minor explored post-1965 Asian American identity through visual representations.
The thesis of the anthropology major, who minored in health studies and concentrated in gender and sexuality studies, was fueled by a desire to expand the discipline into digital field sites and to expand trans academia.