Portrait of Vanessa Thompson
BS Student
Civil Engineering

Vanessa worked with Allie Davis to determine the sustainability of small-scale sanitation systems in India. Vanessa enjoys hiking and spending time with her family.


  • BA in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Boulder, 2011¬†

Cum Laude


  • CU SPUR Award, 2017

  • Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Award, 2009 and 2010

  • Bioscience Undergraduate Research Skills and Training Award, 2008