Anita received her Ph.D. from Marquette University in Molecular Biology and Genetics and a Bachelors of Science in the Biological Sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where she performed undergraduate research. She has held a post-doctoral position at the University of Illinois at Chicago and received a NIH post-doctoral fellowship for her research on fungal prions. Anita’s work has been published in scientific journals such as Developmental Biology and Yeast, and she is in the process of submitting a manuscript that identifies host factors that affect prion appearance in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. She has taken an active effort to integrate undergraduate students in her research, which she continues in collaboration with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tamara Long, Program Specialist
Tamara received her Master's degree in Management with an emphasis in Organizational Development from the University of Phoenix - Brookfield, WI, and her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. While attending UWM, she worked for the TRIO/Pre-College Programs, formally known as the Pre-College Academy. In her spare time, Tamara teaches information technology and graphic design courses at a local career college. She enjoys working with students of all ages, designing, listening to jazz, and spending time with friends and family. Email: email@example.com.