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UQ Research!

By Cristina Vaca, STEM Summer Research - Brisbane, Australia Petting kangaroos and koalas every day didn't last long as… More

Arcadia Summer Summer Abroad

UQ Research!

Arcadia Summer June 29, 2017

By Cristina Vaca, STEM Summer Research - Brisbane, Australia Petting kangaroos and koalas every day didn't last long as we were reminded by Peter Adams, we are here to do research, and research we will! Our second week here we visited the University… More

Kangaroos, Koalas, and Emu, Oh My!

Arcadia Summer June 9, 2017

By Cristina Vaca, STEM Summer Research - Brisbane, Australia Yesterday we went on an excursion to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary to pet Koalas! We took a boat tour down the river to the sanctuary from which we could see all of the city and surrounding… More

Live Tweeting My 24+ Hours of Travel

Arcadia Summer June 8, 2017

By Cristina Vaca, STEM Summer Research - Brisbane, Australia Hi! This morning all that separates me from my Australian adventure is 24+ hrs of travel (I haven't actually figured out how long it is because of the crazy time difference). Stay tuned as… More

Meet Cristina!

Arcadia Summer May 24, 2017

Hi! My name is Cristina Vaca, and I am a rising Junior at the University of Pennsylvania. I am majoring in Biochemistry and minoring in Architecture. I love cooking, eating (!!), swimming, and anything beach related. I'll be spending my summer researching… More