Olivia Marasco | Biochemistry (Co-op)



“University is a lot more than attending classes and getting your degree; it’s an opportunity to meet people you would normally never would, learn new things, and get a new perspective on life.”

Favourite Class: Biochemistry classes and Independent Studies
Favourite Social Activity: Object Manipulation Club
Favourite Study Spot: The Library, Fine Arts Building or Secret Places

My uLethbridge experience:

  • The amazing faculty in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • The unique and supportive friends I’ve met during my studies
  • Discovering the wonderful world of Mathematical Biology
  • Summer research with Dr. Marc Roussel
  • My first publication (with Dr. René Boeré) and Research Scholarship (CIHR Summer Studentship with Dr. Marc Roussel and Dr. Nehalkumar Thakor)