Lauren is a First Year engineering student at NC State with interests in environmental and industrial engineering. She is also working towards a minor in psychology. Lauren grew up in Chapel Hill, NC and spent three months of this past year teaching math and English in a refugee community on the border of Myanmar. She hopes to use her degree to improve the sustainability of systems in developing communities.
Lauren is working with Cord to investigate how the exposure and perceived importance of climate education varies among undergraduate and graduate students across the country.