Sam Abrashoff

Sam Abrashoff

Hi, my name is Sam Abrashoff and I'm a senior at CU Boulder Majoring in Economics while pursuing minor certificates in Business and CTD. A couple reasons why I am interested in studio include I want to gain research experience and learn more about how the world works. By joining studio I hope to accomplish this and broaden my political science knowledge. Favorite Quote: "You don't have to be great...
Sam Bailey

Sam Bailey

I'm a first generation student who is majoring in political science with a certificate in LGBTQ studies here at CU. During my time at Studio I hope to contribute to work that helps us better understand global interconnectedness and the consequences of systemic violence. Favorite Quote: "You never completely have your rights, one person, until you all have your rights." - Marsha P. Johnson
Michael Bennet

Michael Bennett

I'm a senior working on a double major in Geography and Ecology with a Space minor. I'm thinking about graduate school in the MENV program. STUDIO will help me strengthen professional research and communication abilities. Favorite Quote: "Let food be thy medicine" - Unknown

Amber Carey

I am a senior majoring in sociology and minoring in women and gender studies. I am most interested in studying media, democracy, and the social determinants of health. I joined STUDIO to get hands on experience researching in a social science field while getting to work with other students and professionals at CU.
Mackayla Coley

Mackayla Coley

As an undergrad, I am constantly looking for opportunities to expand capacity to help those who help others. I am most interested in the impact of single-parenthood because those who raise children on their own are those who need the most recognition and consideration. I joined STUDIO to dive deeper into the work of research surrounding policies, institutions, and norms that are having an impact on Single-parents. Favorite Quote: "The...

Serene Ferjani

Hi! I'm from Aurora, Colorado and I'm a first-year at CU studying Political Science and International Affairs. In the future, I aspire to work in a mindful field coordinated with international relations and possibly law. A fun fact about myself is that I love to travel. I'm really excited to work with STUDIO in order to develop a more enhanced understanding of political science and international affairs trends through research...
Jessica Flowers

Jessica Flowers

Hi I'm Jessica and I'm really passionate about research ad how the world works. My interests include anything from why do countries go to war, to how do we make society a better place to live, and really anything in between. Favorite Quote: "Don't get lost in the trees trying to see the forest."
Haaron Jimenez-Flores

Haaron Jimenez-Flores

I am a 4th year student studying International Affairs, Political Science, and Communication. I am interested in STUDIO as it gives on-site research experience which is not a viable option for many during undergrad. Favorite Quote: "Be the change you want to see in this world"
Anushka Kathait

Anushka Kathait

Hello! I'm Anushka, a third year dual majoring in Economics and Computer Science. My interest in STUDIO stems from my interest in research more generally: its open-endedness fulfills my desire to learn and to create while allowing me to contribute, even if in a small way, to my communities and issue areas that I care about. Favorite Quote: "All the same, when you see the misery it brings, you'd need...
Yucong Li

Yucong Li

My name is Yucong Li. I am a senior majoring in mathematics and economics, and I also joined the Actuarial Program. I am an international student from China. It's my great honor to participate in Studio Lab for the second year. As a member of the Research Assistant, I assisted Professor Brown and Professor Philips in the Research of Statistical Software into Undergraduate Methods Courses. I think the Studio Lab...
Kaite McDonalds

Katie McDonald

I am a first year student studying International Affairs and I am passionate about deepening my understanding of my field in order to catalyze meaningful change in foreign relations. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to dive deeper into interesting topics through STUDIO and develop my research skills while working alongside incredible faculty. Favorite Quote: "The free, exploring mind of the individual is the most valuable thing in the...
Ornella Musinguzi

Ornella Musinguzi

My name is Ornella Musinguzi, and I am currently a Sophomore studying Political Science with a minor in Multicultural leadership studies. I joined STUDIO because it gives me the pathway to direct research resources and the opportunity to learn about the internal works that go into conducting research.
Emmeline Nettles

Emmeline Nettles

I am a 3rd year student studying Computer Science, Chinese, and International Affairs. My interests lie in cybersecurity and Chinese-US relations. I am excited to gain hands-on research experience through STUDIO. Favorite Quote: "The true delight is in the finding out rather than in the knowing." -Isaac Asimov
Rhys Ogg

Rhys Ogg

Currently a Sophomore, Rhys is pursuing a double major in Economics and Political Science. His curiosity in the data driven side of political science research is what first got him interested in STUDIO. Also, the ability to assist in ongoing political science research interested him in STUDIO. After his undergrad, he hopes to pursue an higher level degree, whether that be a PhD or a JD.
Cassandra Parrisher

Cassandra Parrisher

My name is Cassie and I am a sophomore studying political science at CU Boulder. I love the outdoors, camping, music, climbing, concerts, hiking, etc., but I also love reading, writing, and studying politics. I joined STUDIO because it is an amazing way to make great connections, while getting to practice my research skills for the future. Favorite Quote: "Wherever you go, there you are."
Haylie Schramm

Haylie Schramm

I am a first year student who is double majoring in political science and psychology. I have a background in mostly STEM research through high school, but I am looking to enter the research field for my career. Favorite Quote: "An unexamined life is not worth living" -Socrates
Published: Sept. 24, 2021