Our scholars' stories and research

    
 Check out the Pinkerton Scholars' stories, journeys in the Consortium and their research! Our scholars are trained and conduct research in various disciplines from environmental science to genetics to astrophysics and beyond.

Hear their stories categorized by their research discipline below. 

Biomedical Engineering

Arif's Story: Science Helps Humanity

Hk Maker Lab, HYPOTHEkids and Harlem Biospace 

 

Michael’s Story: Discovering and Persevering with Passion

Hk Maker Lab, HYPOTHEkids and Harlem Biospace  


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Environmental Science and Ecology

Ameena’s Story: Science is Life

Secondary School Field Research Program, The Earth Institute at Columbia University and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

  

Itunu's Story: Science is Magic

Environmentor Program, Rockaway Waterfront Alliance

  

Leila’s Story: Science Answers My Questions About the World Around Me

HIRES, CUNY Remote Sensing Earth System (CREST) Institute at City College

  

Tatyana’s Story: Combining passions for social change through STEM

WERM Program, Wave Hill 

Genetics

Jose’s Story: Leading the Future as the First of Many

Urban Barcode Research Program, DNA Learning Center of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

  

Neuroscience

Abdul’s Story: Using Science to Understand Ourselves

Brain Research Apprenticeships in New York at Columbia (BRAINYAC) Program, The Zuckerman Institute

  

Gabriela's Story: Not Your Average Scientist. Not Your Average High School Student.

Brain Research Apprenticeships in New York at Columbia (BRAINYAC) Program, The Zuckerman Institute