Researcher of the Month: July 2021

Meet the Student Researcher of the Month: July 2021

Nicholas Evans


Nicholas Evans

Major in Biology

Recent Research Activities: 

Analyzing the cortisol levels in eastern mosquitofish after social interactions between black males and silver males in a lab setting.

Relevence of research; broader implications/applications: 

This work helps us understand how different colors influence parts of the mosquitofish population, how this influences race between animals with different colors.

Plans for the Future: 

My plan to go into research with a focus on biology and later pursue medical school.