Julia Burns ’12: Using My DNA
- Hingham, Massachusetts
- Computer science major; studio art minor
- Parsons Annex
Organizations: Smith Summer Research Fellows Program in physics and computer
science; Smith Cheerleading; teaching assistant in the computer science department; Web manager
for the Barresi Lab Web site.
Notable Accomplishments: Bert Mendelsen Prize for excellence in computer science 2010; Sigma Xi; high honors in computer science; honors thesis, “A Textbook for Introductory Computer Science Classes”; employed as a software development engineer at Amazon.
Yvanka De Soysa