Jessica Desamero is a graduate student in the City University of New York’s biochemistry Ph.D. program and volunteers with two science outreach organizations, BioBus and World Science Festival.
Articles by Jessica Desamero
June 30, 2023
More than 2,000 people have submitted biographies and shared stories about how they identify, what they do in STEM and how they experience being a queer scientist.
Feb. 2, 2022
As a member of the Rochester Institute of Technology Student Chapter executive board, Nana Aikins helped to get other students involved in research.
Jan. 6, 2022
“I used to check my email or social media first thing in the morning. For the sake of my mental health, I … went straight to taking my pets out. This helps me have calmer mornings.”
Jan. 15, 2020
"From failed experiments to weak presentations, I sometimes doubt myself as a researcher. Science outreach boosts my spirits in these times of self-doubt."