Loyola University Chicago

Gannon Center for Women and Leadership

Summer 2019 Internship Projects

Sri Contractor
Major: Cognitive/Behavioral Neuroscience
Graduation Year: 2022
Faculty: Amy Bohnert, PhD
Department: Psychology
Project: FOOD CUES Project

Kelly Derken
Major: Biochemistry
Graduation Year: 2021
Faculty: Ken Olsen, PhD
Department: Chemistry
Project: Molecular dynamics of Drug-Protein and Drug-Polymer Interactions


Katharine Mediate
Major: Mathematics
Minor: Environmental Science
Graduation Year: 2021
Faculty: Michael Burns, PhD
Department: Biology
Project: Evaluating the effects of dietary, pharmacological, and environmental compounds on the human gut microbiome


Sydney Samoska
Major: Biology
Minor: Secondary Education
Graduation Year: 2022
Faculty: Robert Morrison, PhD
Department: Psychology
Project: Electroencephalography (EEG)  to investigate factors that may help to protect individuals from the negative influence of violent media