Genetics Major (B.S.) Spotlight
New Challenge Brings New Opportunity
Kaley Jean ’21 is a genetics major and Classics minor from Merrimack, NH who is working as a a clinical lab assistant in UNH's COVID testing lab. "While a pandemic isn’t the best way to end my undergraduate career," she says, "I think helping others is."
UNH students play key role in COVID-19 fight
A team of UNH students have stepped into vital positions to bolster UNH’s battle against the coronavirus. They put in 10-hour shifts this summer when tests needed to be administered and processed quickly, and they continue to administer weekly tests for faculty and staff.
Working Hard on the COVID-19 Front Lines
Jessica Leighton is a genetics major and Spanish minor. Along with her involvement in COVID-19 testing on campus for ConvenientMD, she recently joined the staff at the UNH COVID-19 testing and diagnostic lab as a clinical laboratory assistant.
Doing Her Part to Keep the UNH Community Safe
Cassandra Amarello, who earned her bachelor's degree in genetics in 2018, is one of the employees working in the lab and helping keep the UNH community safe.