This particular set of neurons has never been studied before! By examining the manner in which they affect attention, I will be shedding new light on how this area of the brain works. The Honors Fellowship is important because it allows me to collect the research I need to complete writing my senior honors thesis.
Hometown: Greenwich, Connecticut
Future Plans: I plan to go to medical school.
Hobbies: Sailing Team, HOPE, Tour Guide, Orientation Aide, hospital volunteer, Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. Alpine ski racing, SCUBA diving, and learning how to cook (I’m pretty good at pasta…)
Fun Fact: Tom Cruise is my second cousin.
Follow Elizabeth’s research on the W&M Honors Fellowships blog!