Student Profiles

Abuchi Anosike
IN LSAMP Scholar
Mr. Anosike was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2018. Currently, he is seeking an Associate of Applied Science in Biotechnology. He is working with Covance. He works alongside Professor Noor Hussain in the chemistry department as a Learning Assistant. After he graduates, he plans to pursue a Master’s degree in Biotechnology at the University of Maryland.
Oriana Esteves-Ruiz
Learning Assistant/Scholar
Ms. Esteves-Ruiz was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2018. Currently, she is seeking an Associate of Applied Science degree in Biotechnology. A bilingual student, Oriana uses hers language skills to help as many students as possible, she works alongside Professor Pappas in the Biotechnology department. After she graduates, she plans to pursue a BS in Biotechnology at IUPUI.
Carmen McGhee
Learning Assistant/Scholar
Ms. McGhee was selected as an IN LSAMP Summer Research Scholar in 2018. Currently she is seeking an Associate of Applied Science in Biotechnology. Her interest lies in the Health Sciences. Ms. McGhee works alongside Professor Racine in the Biology department as a learning assistant. After she graduates she plans to pursue a Master’s of PA at IUPUI.
Paula Robert
Learning Assistant/Scholar
Ms. Robert was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in 2018. Currently, she is seeking an Associate of Applied Science in Biotechnology. In the summer of 2018 she completed an internship with Eli Lilly and Co. manufacturing insulin cartridges and is currently a Naturalist for Carmel Parks and Recreation. Soon, Paula will transfer to IUPUI to complete her BS in Environmental Science with a concentration in Earth and Water Resources.
Salvador Valle Rodriguez
Learning Assistant/Scholar
Salvador Valle Rodriguez was selected as an IN LSAMP Scholar in Fall, 2017. He is majoring in Engineering and is a Learning Assistant for Dr. Hall where he focuses on gateway course in Math. A bilingual student, He uses his skill with knowledge of English and Spanish to help as many students as possible. He participated in a REU at Southern Illinois University in 2018. He plans to pursue graduate studies once he completes his initial degree.

Alumni Profiles

Kalee Coe-White
AAS Biotechnology, 2018
As a 2018 IN LSAMP Scholar, she participated in a summer research experience at IUPUI with Dr. White. While at Ivy Tech, she also worked with the Indiana Bio Builders creating a bacteriophage that will rid contaminants in water. Currently, she is pursuing her BS in biotechnology at IUPUI.
Crystal Johnson
AAS Biotechnology, 2018
As an IN LSAMP 2018 Scholar, she participated in a summer research experience at IUPUI with Dr. Baucum. She is currently pursuing her BS in biotechnology at IUPUI.