Nivi Ramasamy is a senior double-majoring in neuroscience and nutrition within the College and Gillings. Her studies are twofold: she researches the neural networks implicated in psychiatric disorders and the relationship between obesity and colon cancer.
Wayana Dolan is a PhD student in the UNC College of Arts and Sciences. Using satellite imagery and field data, she studies how the interactions between lakes and rivers in Arctic deltas impact lake ice cover and carbon dioxide production.
In Nianbo Dong’s pursuit of applied quantitative methods and tools, he seeks out the toughest challenges of fellow scholars and provides new, rigorous ways to ensure high-impact research benefits the most diverse students.
Gabriel Bump is an assistant professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature within the UNC College of Arts and Sciences. He writes novels to better understand himself and the places and people he holds dear.