Jada Hallengren '08

FELLOWSHIP REFLECTIONS

Major:  Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Psychology

My fellowship experience
"I gained confidence in my ability to do lab work.”

 

Jada Hallengren '08

Fellowship Overview

Fellowship Name
Harlan Soper Fellow in Sustainable Agriculture Production

Site
Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture
Ames, IA

Aims of the Fellowship
I worked in the horticulture lab of Dr. David Hannapel at Iowa State this summer, and my project was to look for a certain molecule in potato sap that leads to the formation of tubers, the part of the potato we eat.

Faculty Sponsor
Craig Tepper, Biology