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Becca Goodnight, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

Hey there! My name is Becca Goodnight and I graduated from North Carolina State University in 2019 with a degree in Zoology, and two minors in Applied Ecology and Italian Studies. As an undergraduate, I researched the effects of beach driving on nesting behaviors of the American Oystercatcher. Prior to starting the Conservation Medicine program Read More

Sam Gilvarg, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

Hello! My name is Sam Gilvarg, and I am a 2015 graduate of Gettysburg College.  At Gettysburg, I double majored in Environmental Studies and History and minored in Biology. A Botanist by trade, for the past few years I have worked seasonally as a Fire Effects Monitor with the National Park Service’s Fire Ecology program, Read More

Julia Gardner, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

Hi everyone! My name is Julia Gardner and I am from New York City. I graduated from Brown University in 2021 with a BA in Biology. Before the pandemic, I studied abroad in Cairns, Australia where I learned about and explored Australia’s unique rainforest and reef ecosystems. During the summers after my first and second Read More

Qingying Feng, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

Hi, my name is Qingying Feng. I’m currently working as a research assistant in a project on infant gut resistome and a vet assistant in the Veterinary hospital of Nanjing Hongshan Forest Zoo. I had a lot of research experiences related to microbiome during my undergraduate. I have been working on various research projects like Read More

Arianna Efstatos, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

My name is Arianna Efstatos! I graduated from Stockton University in New Jersey in 2017 with degrees in Environmental Science and Biology, and a minor in Mathematics. Up until January, I worked with the Natural Resource Conservation Service as a Civil Engineer Technician. Environmental preservation in agriculture is an important component in the fight towards Read More

Danny Dickason, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

My name is Danny Dickason. I earned a bachelor’s degree in animal science from UC Davis in 2005 and a doctorate in veterinary medicine from Tufts in 2009. After practicing small animal medicine for 10 years in the San Francisco Bay Area, I left fulltime practice and joined a pipefitting labor union for a little Read More

Christina DeJoseph, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

My name is Christina, and I earned my BA in Kinesiology with a minor in Spanish from McDaniel College in 2018. I then pursued the Animals and Human Health Certificate from the University of Denver. My passion for exploration, movement, and education have manifested throughout many positions: environmental educator, snowboard instructor, dog sled musher, among Read More

Tarek Atallah Benson, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

Hello! My name is Tarek Atallah Benson and I graduated with a B.S. from the College of Saint Rose in 2017, majoring in Biology with a concentration in cell and molecular biology. Since then, I’ve interned for the NYSDOH, and worked for Mohawk Hudson Humane Society. I was committed to join the MCM program because Read More

Shea Anthony, MCM’22

Wednesday, September, 15th, 2021 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

Hi! I’m Shea, coming from the wonderful city of Chicago, IL. I’m a lifelong animal lover and grew up with a wide array of creatures from pigs to reptiles. I studied business and sustainability at Babson College and graduated in 2018. Since graduating, I’ve been working in the research space and most recently was a Read More

Hailey Wiper, MCM’21

Tuesday, September, 22nd, 2020 CCM MCM MCM & CCM MCM Student Profiles

My name is Hailey Wiper, and I grew up in Eugene, Oregon. As a child, I spent my time outside, exploring the fields and creeks around my house. By high school, I was a theatre geek, and spent most of my time inside under stage lights. When it came time to pick a college, I Read More