2019 Cohort

  • Jonah Brown completed his degree at Xavier and pursued a Master’s in Teaching degree.  He is now teaching and living in Berkeley, CA.
    • Jonah is an author on a publication! Chang, et al. 2020, NMR quantification of halogen-bonding ability to evaluate catalyst activity. Org. Lett. 22 (16):6647-6652.
  • Kingston Robinson completed his degree at Xavier and is now in the Chemistry PhD Program at University of California, Davis, where he is a member of the Velázquez lab. He is the recipient of a prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

2018 Cohort

  • Ke’La Kimble returned to Xavier for her senior year. In Fall 2019, she began a PhD program at UC San Diego and now is a member of the Prather lab.
  • Alaysia Madison returned to Xavier for her senior year. After graduation, she spent the summer in the France/Belgium iREU program. She’s now back in the US working as infectious disease laboratory technician at HealthTrackRx.
  • Tiffany Phillips graduated with her degree in Biochemistry from Xavier University.

2017 Cohort

  • Kristen Mckendall: Manganese dioxide-mediated esterification of aliphatic and aromatic carboxylic acids via in situ formation of diazoalkanes
    • Kristen is in a doctoral program in chemistry at Purdue
  • Hassan Owens: Determining the effect of positively charged triazole modifications in a recently crystalized RNA duplex
  • Jazmin Stenson graduated from Xavier and is currently a biomedical Ph.D. student at Penn State College of Medicine.
    • Project at UC Davis: Investigating the relationship between abasic sites in DNA and MUTYH activity