Student Profile Barbara Dietrick

Family is important for Florida State University Senior Barbara Dietrick who moved six times during her childhood. The biology major considered Florida a kind of home thanks to extended family living there and family is very important to her, which is why she chose to attend FSU after visiting the campus. Although Barbara didn’t know anyone when she arrived on campus, she threw herself into academics and the different engagement opportunities the university offers, which has lead to a busy, but rewarding college experience. Learn more about Barbara’s involvement during her time as a student at our Youtube channel and read more about her research at