Jennifer Nunez

University of Houston, Clear Lake

Jennifer Nunez was born and raised in Austin, Texas. She attends the University of Houston Clear Lake and is currently a senior pursuing a Bachelor of Science in biology and minoring in chemistry. During the summer of 2022, she participated at the SMART program, the undergraduate summer research program at Baylor college of medicine. There her research focused on epilepsy in Angelman syndrome rat models. She is the oldest of six siblings. Besides being a big sister, she enjoys crafts. After graduating, she hopes to attend graduate school and become a forensic scientist to help people and combine her love of chemistry and biology.