Meet Our Graduate College Students and Alumni

Meet Our Graduate College Students

Danesha
Danesha Lewis (Master of Science in Biotechnology program) appreciates the accelerated schedule of her program and the interprofessional opportunities that Rush offers.
Ronen
Ronen Ostro (Master of Science in Integrated Biomedical Sciences program) values the hands-on experience gained through his program. Read more about Ronen.
Isadora
Isadora Daphne Calma (Doctor of Philosophy in Integrated Biomedical Sciences program) was so enamored with research at Rush that she changed her career path.
Carmen
Carmen Macias (Master of Science in Biotechnology program) enjoys the supportive, family-like environment at Rush.
Matt
Matt Russo (Doctor of Philosophy in Integrated Biomedical Sciences program) feels that he benefits from the close working relationship between doctors and researchers at Rush. Read more about Matt.
Emil Maric
Emil - Finding Your Stepping Stone
Emil Maric (Master of Science in Biotechnology program) has found valuable expeience and voluteer opportunities through Rush’s Graduate College, which will help him achieve his goal of becoming a physician.
Ayaat Dahleh
Ayaat - Becoming the Best Version of Yourself
Ayaat Dahleh (Doctor of Philosophy in Integrated Biomedical Sciences program) chose Rush not only for its academics and research, but also because of its tight-knit community and extracurricular offerings.

Meet Our Graduate College Alumni

Oscar Jimenez
Oscar - Discovering What the Eyes Can’t See
Oscar Jimenez (Doctor of Philosophy in Integrated Biomedical Sciences program) is able to explore deeper questions about biology and physiology while gaining hands-on experience in the lab.