Susmitha Kowligy recently graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign with a BS in Molecular and Cellular Biology and minors in Chemistry and Social Work. Her interests include global health, neuroscience, and integrating science with the humanities. A passion for science outreach and contributing back to her Chicago community led her to the Science Explorers program. As a fellow, she is most looking forward to interacting with the students and watching them grow. Her hobbies include being a Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings fan, reading, watching lots of Netflix, and drawing. She is incredibly excited to be part of the Science in Society team!