“I’m a non-traditional student.
I’m a mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, and widow."
BS Biology 2019
PhD Student - Neuro-Oncology Researcher
“One of my favorite memories is hanging out at Café Jost, in downtown Nijmegen"
BS Chemistry + Physics 2019
2017 Goldwater Scholar
2018 Churchill Scholar
2019 Research Scholar
“When not focused on kinesin-microtubule systems–I run the instagram food blog @friday_night_dinners."
Graduate Student Physics
Vershinin Research Lab
opportunity is knocking
Science and Mathematics touch every aspect of our world.
It is the mission of the College of Science to connect our students with the vast opportunities that mathematics and science unlock. We develop the tools for critical thinking and reason. We prepare students for exciting careers, and educate the next generation of scientific leaders.
Over the last five decades, thousands of students have used their degrees from the College of Science to launch professional careers around the globe. Science and mathematics degrees prepare students for success in a wide range of careers including industry, academics, health, business, and law.
Alumni of the College of Science include co-founders of Fortune 500 companies, pioneers of Utah’s software and biotechnology booms, and internationally-recognized leaders in health and technology.
College students have the opportunity to work with world-renowned faculty, including members of the National Academy of Science and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The College’s four academic units are consistently ranked among the highest performing on campus and throughout the region.
We empower our students to achieve their ambitions.