Savannah Lawton is a senior studying Bioengineering. After graduation, she will be traveling the world solo for eight months under the Bonderman Fellowship. Then, she plans to study neurosurgery.
“When I came to UW, everyone was telling me to get in a First-Year Interest Group (FIG), so I got into the FIG for BioE-intended students. I think the craze of wanting to get into BioE from that FIG group kind of took over my life. However, when I applied at the end of the year, I didn’t get in. I wasn’t going to apply again, until I started research in