Mahal Bugay

Mahal Bugay '19

Major: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Minor: Environmental & Sustainability Studies

Hometown: Warner Robins, GA

Advising Area: STEM

Current Extracurricular Engagements:

  • Model UN: Vice President
  • American Chemical Society
  • Scotties for Change

Summer Plans:

For Summer 2017, I'm going to Spain for 5 weeks under the ASC in Spain program! We'll be staying in Oviedo, Spain to study spanish and spanish culture.

Post-Graduation Plans:

As of right now, I plan on applying to graduate schools in either ecology or molecular biology (with an ecological focus).

Advising Tips:

It's completely fine if you don't make friends within the first month or so. Don't force each other into friendships. Good friendships occur naturally and will take time to build.

To me, academic success is…

knowing you've improved and done your best.