Claire is from the Big Island of Hawai’i where she graduated from Waiãkea High School in 2023. She is a rising sophomore at Boston College majoring in Neuroscience with a potential minor in Global Public Health. Claire is passionate about STEM education for youth and would like to pursue a career in biotechnology upon graduation. Alongside her studies, she enjoys swimming and going to the beach.

Home Island: Big Island Hawai’i

High School: Waiãkea High School

Institution when accepted: Boston College

Project Site: KOWA Premium Foods Hawaii (formerly Big Island Abalone), Kona, Big Island HI

Mentor: Ashley Van Jetzer

Project Abstract:

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