University of Virginia, 2017
Shiyu is a fourth year student at the University of Virginia, pursuing a major in Neuroscience. She is currently doing research in a neuroscience lab at University of Virginia with Dr. David Hill, studying neuroplasticity in gustatory system using a mouse model. She is interested in behavioral neuroscience, clinical neuroscience, and psychiatry. Outside of school she is an active volunteer in Pediatrics and a translator for MOOC courses. She is also a staff writer for her school's student newspaper, The Cavalier Daily. In her free time, Shiyu loves drumming, watching movies and reading.