Undergraduate Research Assistants

Aparna Ragupathi

AparnaAparna Ragupathi is a junior double majoring in Biology and Journalism & Media Studies with a minor in Spanish. She is part of the 4+4 program in Global Health at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and is actively pursuing a career in medicine. On a normal day, you can find her in lab meetings or trying to use a bedsheet as a green screen. She aspires to be a clear communicator and an informed leader in her fields. While at home attending remote classes and clubs, Aparna has been writing letters, crafting, and reminding herself to breathe.

Lauren Rha

LaurenLauren Rha is currently in her final undergraduate year at Rutgers University. She studies English, sociology, and nutrition, and is planning to apply to the Rutgers University post-baccalaureate nursing program in the year 2022. She has an acute interest in serving non-profit organizations and disenfranchised communities both domestically and abroad, and she aspires to work as both a nurse and an English-language teacher in the future.