“I love that professors come to my dance shows and dance faculty will come to my research presentations.”
Laura Barbalato ’15
Biology and Dance double major
During the summers of 2013 and 2014, Laura conducted independent research under the guidance of Dr. Marten Edwards, professor of biology. She looked into the prevalence of Lyme disease among local deer ticks. Her work contributed to ongoing data collection by Dr. Edwards on tick-borne pathogens.