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Seeds Pre-School Environmental Science Education

Pre-school, Quaker Lake Camp, 2013

In the summer of 2012 and 2013 I led Quaker Lake Camp’s Seeds Program, an environmental education program for preschoolers. I developed three hours of curriculum surrounding science themes including weather, metamorphosis, and astronomy for our weekly day-camps. I created a blog to document our learning experiences.

EPID516 Guest Lecture

Graduate Guest Lecture, University of Michigan, Department of Epidemiology, 2018

I was a guest lecturer for School of Public Health’s Genetics in Epidemiology (EPID 516) course for Master’s level students. I delivered a self-designed lecture and facilitated a self-designed laboratory exercise on the topic of Functional Genomics.

Genetics & Heredity for Elementary School

K-12 Outreach, Various schools, 2018

I am available for K-12 science education in the Ann Arbor, Michigan area and in the Piedmont region of North Carolina (schedule permitting) free of charge. I have experience with public school classrooms, Science Olympiad teams, and Girl and Boy Scout Troops. I specialize in genetics and inheritance and will work with you to create a lesson that fits state and Common Core standards. If you are an educator in need of a science lesson to supplement your curriculum, please reach out.

Girls Who Code

K-12 outreach, University of Michigan, Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, 2018

In 2016, University of Michigan Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics (DCMB) graduate student and NSF GRFP fellow, Zena Lapp, and I founded a voluntary student organization focused on computer science education—Girls Who Code at UM DCMB.