Alexandra Mills
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Ali is a senior at BC, majoring in Biochemistry. Her interest in neural development lead her to join the Lowery Lab in October 2014, in hope of gaining research and lab experience in the field. After she graduates, Ali plans to continue on to medical school.
Eric Lee
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Eric is a senior at BC studying Biochemistry. He joined the Lowery Lab in Semester 2015 to learn more about research and to gain lab experience. He is particularly interested in learning more about the functions of the cell cytoskeleton, and how they pertain specifically to neural development. Eric hopes to continue on to medical school after he graduates from BC. Eric also enjoys drawing and practicing martial arts.
Jessica Tiber
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jessica is a senior at BC majoring in Biology. She joined the Lowery Lab in September 2015 to gain research experience and to learn more about cell biology and neural development. After she graduates, Jessica hopes to attend medical school.
Kelly Hawkins
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Kelly is a senior at BC majoring in Biology with a minor in Hispanic Studies. She joined the Lowery Lab in September 2015 in order to gain research experience. After BC, Kelly hopes to attend graduate school.
Quinn Coughlin
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Quinn is a senior at BC majoring in Biology. He grew up in Plymouth, MA and joined the Lowery Lab in January of 2016.  He is pursuing a B.S. in Biology and plans to develop his research experience before attending graduate school after his time at BC.
Kyle is a senior at Boston College majoring in biology. He joined the Lowery Lab in September 2016 in order to gain research experience and explore his interest in neural development. After graduation, Kyle plans on attending medical or graduate school.
Kyle Lawrence
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Oliver is a senior at Boston College majoring in biology. He joined the Lowery Lab in September 2016 in order to gain knowledge in cell biology and develop his laboratory skills. After graduation, Oliver hopes to attend medical school.
Oliver Yan
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Ben is a junior 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 junior 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 junior 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

Helen comes from New York City, but is originally from Kiev, Ukraine. She is a sophomore 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.
Helen Nazarenko
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Sydney is a sophomore 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.
Sydney Kim
Undergraduate Research Assistant

The Lowery Lab
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Alexandra Magee
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Ally is a junior 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
Connor Monahan
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Connor is a junior 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.
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.

Annika Samuelson
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Annika is from Minneapolis and is a junior 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.
Seung Woo (Fred) Kim
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Fred (Seung Woo) Kim is a junior 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 is a junior 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.
Jack McNamara
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Katya is a junior 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.
Katya Van Anderlecht
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Mitch is a sophomore 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.

Mitchell Lavoie
Undergraduate Research Assistant