Research Experiences

LaDena Bolton

LaDena Bolton

LaDena A. Bolton begins each day with zeal and ends it with a sigh of relief, at least when her experiments run smoothly. Sometimes her experiments do not go as planned, but she says that is the nature of being a scientist. Read more about LaDena...

Isis Fukai

Isis Fukai

Isis Fukai was searching for a way to participate in practical and exciting research relevant to society, and she found just that with the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program, administered by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), which is managed by ORAU for the U.S. Department of Energy. Read more about Isis...

Lindsay Holdman

Lindsay Holdman

Through the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program, mathematics major Lindsay Holdman was able to expand the boundaries of her thinking while researching the conductivity of solid electrolytes. Read more about Lindsay...

Wendy Kussmann

Wendy Kussmann

Through her experience with the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program, Wendy Kussmann gained more direction for her goals after she graduates from college Read more about Wendy...

Charlene Lawson

Charlene Lawson

As a mother of two, a part-time fashion consultant and a doctoral candidate in atmospheric chemistry at Howard University, Charlene Lawson knows how to keep busy. Given her busy lifestyle, Lawson's days are anything but typical. Read more about Charlene...