Research

See the Rainbow

Tessa looking for books in the library.

Tessa's has carried out groundbreaking research on Berkeley's historic Black cultural center, Rainbow Sign. Hear her story.

Bacteria Immunity

Peter working in the lab.

Peter is a College of Chemistry student researching cholera prevention.

Women's health spaces

Grace Schimmel Still Cut

Grace's senior thesis explores the future of reproductive health care for women from the perspective of the built environment.

Tracking Tectonics

Leyla Namazie Screenshot

Leyla researches the enigmatic geologic and tectonic history of the West Coast of North America using paleomagnetism.

Translating Senagalese poetry

Samba Kane Screenshot

Samba is researching the cultural identity of the Fula people in the valley of the Senegal River.

Water-dwelling wonders

De'Jenae' researches tardigrades for their ability to withstand environmental stressors.

Prisons and perspectives

Laura Rambo researches the economic implications of prison construction in rural counties in the 1980s and 90s.

Revitalizing Indigenous language

Fallon reading a book outside.

Fallon's senior thesis explores the vital role that language plays in Indigenous communities.

Making waves

Yueyi helped build a data visualization tool to track ocean sound levels

Oak tree conservation

Chris is examining the population genetics of an oak species native to California.