Rebecca Cunha

Major: Microbiology

Hometown: Bristol

Favorite Class at URI & Why:
Anatomy, I loved learning about the parts of the body and how they work together!!!

Hands-on Experience (ie: research, experiential learning, internships, etc.):
None yet!

Why URI and CELS?
URI is close to home for me with a beautiful campus that stole my heart! And CELS has always held my interest and after two years I still love studying the sciences!

Clubs, Organizations & Activities you participate in on-campus:
This is my first year as a CELS ambassador and I’m so excited to be a part of the team!

Top 3 Favorite Things you love about URI and/or the area?
Being close to home, the gorgeous campus and nature and the incredible school spirit!

What should prospective students know about URI and CELS?
URI is an awesome school for involvement opportunity with clubs and sports!!! I recommend CELS 🙂

Words of wisdom for new students:
Study seriously!!! Don’t ignore the study tips that professors give you! They might seem cliche but they work!! Take advantage of all the resources you have to learn!