Nicole Beers

Ms. Nicole Beers
2013
Major: 
Biology
Hometown: 
Schroon Lake, NY
Activities: 
Beta Beta Beta - Biology Honor Society. Phi Beta Kappa. Honors in Biology. Omicron Delta Kappa. Active with the with SLU EMS- EMT. A General Biology and General Chemistry tutor. Teaching Assistant – Human Physiology and Animal Physiology courses. Event Coordinator of the Pre-Health Club. A SLU Buddy, working with underprivileged children in the area. Active in the Literacy for Nepal Program. Member of the Yoga Club.

Entered St. Lawrence as an Augsbury/North Country Scholar.

Awarded a summer fellowship (2012) to develop health related programs in Nicaragua.

Awarded a SLU summer fellowship (2011) to study olfactory memory.

Graduated at the top of her class (top 10).

Presented her student research work on olfactory memory at two international meetings:

  1. Beers, N.K., A.E. Callahan and D.E. Hornung “Speaking of Smells: The Relationship between Describing Odors and Memory Recognition”  Program – Association for Chemoreception Sciences, Annual Meeting, p 89 (2012)
  2. Beers, N.K., A.E. Callahan and D.E. Hornung “Olfactory Overshadowing: The Effect of Verbal and Tactile Stimuli on Olfactory MemoryProgram – Association for Chemoreception Sciences, Annual Meeting, p 127 (2013).

Currently – First Year Medical student at SUNY Buffalo