Events Highlights

Recent ARCS Events

Jessica Corman - ASU ARCS Scholar

Jessica received her B.S. in Biological Sciences and a B.S. in Science of Earth Systems at Cornell University. Her research examines the complex interactions between calcium carbonate deposition and microbial growth in aquatic systems. This will shed light onto some of earth's living organismal communities and suggest ways to attenuate nutrient pollution in freshwaters.

Shannon Fortin - UA Eller Scholar

Shannon received a B.S. in Biochemistry at Arizona State University.  Her research focuses on what causes the tumor cell invasion and resistance to chemotherapy that is descriptive of glioblasoma multiforme (GBM), a form of brain tumor.  She is studying the genetic signature of brain tumors and consequent molecular signaling responsible for tumor invasion.

What our ARCS Phoenix Scholars Are Saying...

"The ARCS events provided a support network with the members and among the ARCS Scholars at my university.  The ARCS members are a phenomenal group of women who I value for the encouragement and support."