Madison Mayes to pursue a career in Biology

by Billy Chandler

Madison Mayes of Cana, Va. will receive a bachelor’s degree in biology.

Mayes will graduate with the class of 2024. She is a member of Women in S.T.E.M. and the American Chemical Society. “I have learned a lot about biology and environmental sciences,” said Mayes. “I feel like many of the lab portions of my classes have prepared me to use my learned information and skills in the workforce.”

Mayes is planning to pursue career opportunities in the biology field. She is thankful to Dr. Mark Burnham and Dr. Christine Fleet for their support throughout her journey.

Mayes is a first-generation college student.

Our Emory & Henry seniors are preparing to graduate and change the world. See our seniors’ success stories at www.emoryhenry.edu/commencement.

Contributed by Nathanial Hupp, E&H Class of 2024

“Take your classes seriously and try to have an open mind about learning all types of information.”

—Madison Mayes ’24

Location:

Cana, Va.

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