student profiles

Student Profile April 2016: Megan Smith

In 2012, Smith was a freshman biology major who was interested in healthcare but wasn’t sure if she could get into the highly competitive FSU nursing program. The following summer, she volunteered at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The enormous impact that a good nurse can have on a young patient and their parents crystalized […]

Student Profile October 2015: Cody Moser

Anthropology major Cody Moser had the rare opportunity over the summer of 2014 to conduct research on capuchin monkeys not in the lab, but out in the field in Costa Rica. His primatology research at La Suerte Biological Field Station was carried out through the Maderas Rainforest Conservancy, a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting Mesoamerican […]

June 2015: Taylor Newman

Florida State University senior Taylor Newman originally pursued her first two years of college as an undecided major. After watching Food Inc., a documentary highlighting the unhealthy consequences of corporate farming techniques, Newman became inspired to get involved and make a change in the health industry.