IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board

April Salazar

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Psychology

April's studies in Psychology has facilitated her interest in research methodology and analysis. At the core, she enjoys studying human preferences as well as heuristics, while working on experimental design and data interpretation. Her goal is to explore the barriers that underrepresented populations experience, and the potential pathways that can contribute to fostering an inclusive world for all.

Dustin Wallace

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Data Science

My name is Dustin Wallace, I am a 3rd-year transfer student from Fresno City College. I’m majoring in Data Science and plan to pursue a Master's of Financial Engineering or Master's of Information and Data Science after my time here at Cal. I'm a part of many communities on campus, such as reentry transfer students, Berkeley Underground Scholars, and EOP. My research deals with challenges faced by formerly incarcerated students within higher education, and private prisons. I am currently involved in student trading challenges where I compete against students from all over the world...

Esmeralda Michel

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Social Welfare

Hello! I am a third year undergraduate studying Social Welfare with minors in Public Policy and Education. I am passionate about the intersections of community organizing, research, and public policy. I also enjoy reading, running, and taking care of my plants!

Kelechi Nnebedum

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board
Letters and Sciences

Kelechi (she/her) is a third-year transfer student from Los Medanos College in Pittsburg, California. Here at Cal, she's studying data science with an emphasis in Cognition and is also part of the Data Science Undergraduate Studies Global Adoption Team. She's passionate about making data science equitable and accessible for all. In her free time, she enjoys reading, gardening, and listening to music.

Tushita Wadhawan

IUSE Undergraduate Advisory Board Psychology, UTech
College of Natural Resources

Hi, my name is Tushita Wadhawan. I am a freshman intending to major in Nutritional Science: Physiology and Metabolism. This is my first semester at U-Tech and I am very excited to meet new people and my co-workers. In terms of hobbies, I like working out 5-6 times a week, embroidering hoodies, and hiking to watch the sunset. I am also planning on minoring in data science!