Materials Science Lawndale, CA Sarah is a junior studying Materials Science and Geochemistry. She has completed two SURF projects with Professor Nate Lewis and took home 2nd place in the annual Gee Family SURF Poster Competition last year! Sarah serves as a PRISM Peer Advocate, enjoys playing video games, watching anime, and working on her cross-stitching skills. For students interested in a SURF project, Sarah recommends, "Reach out to professors even if their research isn't exactly what you're looking for! Many professors at Caltech and beyond are very well-connected and may be able to help you find a lab that better fits your interests."