Alyssa Licudine

Bioengineering freshman Alyssa Licudine says her family’s history of Alzheimer’s has driven her to pursue research in neurodegenerative diseases.

“I leapt at the chance to get involved in the Biophotonics Imaging Lab at Beckman Institute,” Licudine said.

She was able to do research in the lab over the summer and will continue this semester. Visit WIE’s Newsletter Spotlights page to read more.

Vignette written by:

Taylor Tucker, September 2017