Student Bios

2010
Majors: Conservation Biology

I have always loved the outdoors and have a strong passion for nature. With the impacts of global climate change and human activities on the planet’s species and ecosystems, I found it my moral...

'06
Majors: Biology

I was a biology major at St. Lawrence with a particular interest in marine ecology. Upstate New York may seem like a strange place for a student interested in marine ecology to end up, but I found...

2010
Majors: Conservation Biology/French

Since my very first experience with the ocean (being stung by a jellyfish in the Indian Ocean when I was a year old), I have never been able to see myself anywhere else. Growing up in a...

2006
Majors: Biology
Minors: African Studies
2014
Majors: Conservation Biology
Minors: Global Studies

As a child I spent my summer living in a ramshackle cottage built by my grandfather on the edge of a salt marsh. My passion for biology began in this marsh, where I filled my days exploring and...

2014
Majors: Conservation, Biology

This semester, following my trip abroad to Australia, I am taking full advantage of the classes that SLU has to offer for the conservation biology major; three labs in one semester is certainly...