Ithaca, NY 14853
2013-present Cornell University
Biology major (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology concentration), College of Arts and Sciences
University-Wide Business Minor
Evolutionary Biology & Diversity
Ecology and the Environment
Statistics for Biology
Vertebrates: Structure, Function, Evolution
General Chemistry II
Genetics and Genomics
Biology of Fishes
Cumulative GPA = 3.7
Terrell, V.C.K., J.L. Klemish, N.J. Engbrecht, J.A. May, P.J. Lannoo, R. Stiles, and M.J. Lannoo. 2013. Amphibian and Reptile colonization of reclaimed coal spoil grasslands. Journal of North American Herpetology 2014:59–68.
Summer 2014. Field Technician for Dr. James Albert, Amazon River, Peru
Summers of 2011–2013. Field Technician for study “Ecology of Crawfish Frogs”
Acknowledged in the following publications:
Kinney, V.C., J.L. Heemeyer, A.P. Pessier, and M.J. Lannoo. 2011. Seasonal pattern of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infection and mortality in Lithobates areolatus: Afflrmation of Vredenburg's ”10,000 zoospore rule." PLoS ONE 6(3): e16708.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016708
Engbrecht, N.J. and M.J. Lannoo. 2012. Crawflsh frog behavioral differences in postburned and vegetated grasslands. Fire Ecology. 8:63-76.
Heemeyer, J.L., P.J. Williams, and M.J. Lannoo. 2012. Obligate crayflsh burrow use and core habitat requirements of crawflsh frogs. Journal of Wildlife Management. 76:1081-1091.
Terrell, V.C.K., N.J. Engbrecht, A.P. Pessier, and M.J. Lannoo. 2014. Drought reduces chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis) infection intensity and mortality but not prevalence in adult Crawflsh Frogs (Lithobates areolatus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 50(1), pp. 56-62.
Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences Dean's List Fall 2013
Wabash Valley Community Foundation James F. Jackson Scholarship
award spring 2013 ($27,000) https://www.wvcf.com/wabashvalleygives/donate/details/cat/18/id/376
2013 National Merit Scholar Finalist National AP Scholar (48 out of 50 possible points)
Dean’s List Spring 2014, Fall 2015, Spring 2016
Varsity Baseball Team - Pitcher