About Alyssa Hua
Alyssa Hua is a current graduate student at UC Merced who comes from Modesto, CA. She received her BS in Chemistry from Saint Mary’s College of California (SMC) in May of 2013. Before coming to UC Merced, Alyssa was working with her undergraduate research mentor, Dr. Bachofer and also held a part-time position at SMC as an interim stockroom manager for the Chemistry Department. If she is not working in lab, Alyssa can be found doing her favorite activity: sleeping! She also enjoys occasional hikes in Yosemite with her best friend, and belting out to radio tunes with her twin sister!