Current Fellows

Nara Higano

Entering Year: 2012

Nara Higano is a PhD student in the physics department. She grew up in Rochester, Minnesota, and graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in 2012 with a BA in physics and a minor in classics.

Savannah Martin

Entering Year: 2014

Savannah Martin graduated from Dartmouth College in June of 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology and Psychology.

Michelle Eisenberg

Entering Year: 2010

Michelle graduated from Washington University with a BA in philosophy-neuroscience-psychology in 2010 and an AM in psychology in 2012.

Ximena Lemoine

Entering Year: 2014

Ximena is a PhD student in the department of anthropology, working with Dr. Fiona Marshall. She graduated from Portland State University in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in anthropology.

Karla Bergonzi

Biomedical Engineering
Entering Year: 2011

Karla is a PhD candidate in biomedical engineering. Her area of research is the development of novel optical imaging technologies, specifically for imaging the brain.

Natalia Guzmán Solano

Entering Year: 2013

Natalia graduated from New York University in 2010 with a BA in French and anthropology with high honors. Currently, she is pursuing a PhD in anthropology. Her research is focused on Andean women’s activism in anti-mining movements in Peru.

Anne Robinson

Entering Year: 2012

Anne came to Washington University in the fall of 2012 after completing a bachelor's degree in biochemistry and molecular biology at Hope College.  The same passion for science and discovery that led her as a young girl growing up in Minneapolis,

CT Hwang

Movement Science
Entering Year: 2013

Ching-Ting, originally from Chesterfield, Missouri, graduated from University of Notre Dame with a degree in biological sciences and a minor in science, technology, and values.

Lauren Cubellis

Entering Year: 2014

Lauren graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University in 2011, with a concentration in anthropology and certificates in Spanish Languages and Literatures and in Latin American Studies.

Michelle Ichinco

Computer Science
Entering Year: 2012

Michelle is originally from New Jersey and received a BS in Computer Science from Tufts University in 2012. She is currently pursuing a PhD in computer science, focusing on human-computer interaction.