Ben is a senior at BC majoring in Biology. He joined the Lowery Lab in May 2016 to gain research experience and learn about neural development and microtubule dynamics. Ben plans on attending graduate school after BC.
Benjamin Pratt
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Rachael is a senior at BC studying Biology. She joined the Lowery Lab in February 2016 to gain research experience and explore the field of cell biology. After she graduates, Rachael hopes to attend medical or graduate school.
Rachael Cella
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Megan is a senior at BC majoring in Biochemistry. She joined the Lowery Lab in September 2016 in order to learn more about cell biology and gain research experience. Megan hopes to attend medical school after she graduates.
Megan Selig
Undergraduate Research Assistant

The Lowery Lab
Biology Department at Boston College
Alexandra Magee
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Funding for this research has been provided by
 Boston College, American Cancer Society, March of Dimes,
 the National Institute of Mental Health and the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research.

Connor Monahan
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Annika Samuelson
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Annika is from Minneapolis and is a senior at BC majoring in Biology with a minor in Medical Humanities. Prior research includes work at Harvard's Comparative Museum of Zoology, investigating three-dimensional kinematics of skates species (2015-current). She joined the Lowery Lab in January 2017. After graduation, Annika hopes to attend medical school.
Connor is a senior at BC studying biochemistry. He joined the Lowery Lab in January 2017 to learn more about cell biology and neural dynamics. After graduation, Connor hopes to attend graduate school.
Ally is a senior at BC studying Biology. She joined the Lowery Lab in January 2017 to gain hands-on research experience and explore the field of cell biology. After she graduates, Ally hopes to attend graduate school.
Seung Woo (Fred) Kim
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Fred (Seung Woo) Kim is a senior at BC majoring in Biology. He came from Fort Lee, NJ, but is originally from Seoul, South Korea. He joined the Lowery Lab in February 2017 to gain research experience and hopes to attend medical school someday.

Jack McNamara
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jack is a senior Biochemistry major who joined the Lowery Lab in February 2017 to learn more about research techniques in cell biology. After graduation, he plans to attend medical school and then serve in the United States Army's Medical Services Corps.
Katya Van Anderlecht
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Katya is a senior at BC majoring in Biology with a minor in Faith, Peace & Justice. She joined the Lowery Lab in August  2017 after becoming interested in neural crest cells and their migration patterns.  After graduating, Katya hopes to attend medical school.
Timothy Zaccaro
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Tim is a senior at Boston College majoring in Biology. He joined the Lowery Lab in January 2018 in collaboration with the Luxton Lab at University of Minnesota and to gain more research experience. After graduation, Tim plans on attending graduate school.
Sydney Kim
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Sydney is a junior majoring in Biology and minoring in Sociology.  She joined the Lowery Lab in September 2016 in order to get hands-on laboratory experience and learn more about neural development.  She hopes to pursue medical or graduate school in the future.
Helen Nazarenko
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Helen comes from New York City, but is originally from Kiev, Ukraine. She is a junior at BC majoring in biochemistry and joined the Lowery Lab in September 2016 to learn more about neural development. She hopes to attend graduate school and study the nervous system and the brain in the future.
Mitchell Lavoie
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Mitch is a junior at BC, majoring in Biology with a minor in the Medical Humanities. He joined the Lowery Lab in September 2017 in order to gain research experience and explore his interests of cell biology and neural development. After graduation, Mitch hopes to further his education by attending medical school.

Jessica Bolduc
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jess is a junior at BC studying Biology and Computer Science. She joined the Lowery Lab in the Fall of 2017 in order to learn more about the research process and explore her passion for science outside the classroom. She hopes to go to medical school after graduating from BC.
Luke Murphy
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Luke is a junior at BC, double majoring in Biology and Theology. He joined the Lowery Lab in November 2017 in order to gain research experience and explore his interests of cell biology and neural development. After graduation, Luke hopes to further his education by attending medical school.
Eric Snow
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Eric is a junior at BC majoring in Biochemistry. He joined the Lowery lab in October 2017 to gain research experience and learn more about cell biology and biochemistry. After he graduates, Eric is hoping to go to medical school or join a Ph.D. program.
Ashley Oh
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Ashley is a junior at BC studying Biology and Computer Science. She joined the Lowery Lab in the Summer of 2018 in order to gain research experience and learn about neural development. After graduation, Ashley plans to attend graduate or medical school.