img_8143Sarah is MorrisLab’s first graduate student. Sarah Adkins is from Bethesda, Maryland and many other military towns. She moved to Birmingham, AL to complete her art and biology degrees at UAB. Now in her 5th year in the Morris lab, Sarah is an NSF Graduate Research Fellow and PhD Candidate wanting to make the world a better place through biology education reform and antibiotic resistance research.

In addition to making art, she enjoys spending time with her Little Sister from the Big Brother Big Sister Program. Jill once said Sarah is “…going to grow up to be a doctor who loves science stuff. Also she likes stuffed bears.”