Rosie received a B.S. in Chemistry with a Minor in Neuroscience from the University of North Carolina Asheville. She entered IQ Biology through the Department of Biochemistry. Rosie completed her first rotation in Loren Hough's lab in the Department of Physics. She completed her second lab rotation in Alex Whiteley's lab in the Department of Biochemistry. Rosie completed her third lab rotation in Chris Link's lab in the Department of Integrative Physiology. For her team rotation, Rosie is working with three other IQ students in Luke Evans' (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology), Maggie Stanislawski's (Anschutz Medical Campus), and Chris Gignoux's (Anschutz Medical Campus) labs.