Temerity C. Bauer, Round Valley Indian Tribes of the Round Valley Reservation
University of Oregon
Temerity is a junior studying biology in the Honors College at the University of Oregon. She is an enrolled member of the Round Valley Indian Tribes of Northern California. Temerity wants to pursue a medical doctorate and doctorate of philosophy. She hopes to provide medical care to her people and study how impacts of colonialism, including pollution and stressful environments, can chemically and morphologically effect brain cells. She is currently involved with neuroscience research studying the auditory cortex, while also mentoring Native American high schoolers and underclassmen pursuing science, technology, engineering, and mathematical fields.