Splash Biography

RADEESHA JAYEWICKREME, Yale First Year studying Biology and Economics

Major: Economics/MCDB

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm a first year in Silliman College (Class of 2022) studying Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology and Economics. I've taught a lot of STEM summer camps and day camps in high school, and am a teacher for Yale's DEMOS program where we teach STEM in New Haven Public Schools.

Past Classes

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S3649: Viral Comics in Splash Spring 19 (Apr. 06, 2019)
Explore immunology and virology through the context of making a comic! Students will learn about the human immune system and how it fights off disease. They will then pick a virus or pathogen and make a comic to show how the immune system kills off the disease.