Trustee Reyes

Karina Reyes

Chicago campus

Ms. Karina Reyes of Chicago, Illinois, is currently a senior majoring in Neuroscience with a minor in Sociology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and is a member of the Honors College. A President’s Award Program Honors Scholarship recipient and first-generation college student, her past leadership experiences include: active member of the Fearless Undocumented Alliance; participation in the Medicina Scholars Program, a fellow of the Urban Public Policy Fellowship Program, and a participant in the Graduate Pathways to Success Program. Ms. Reyes has a love for research and has been an intern and undergraduate research assistant since her freshman year at UIC. In her first year, she had the opportunity to work for the Medical Social Sciences Office at Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine to the Chicago Laboratory of Emotion and Physiology.