Elizabeth O'Brien is a student in the School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program majoring in Psychology and Women’s and Gender Studies and minoring in International and Global Studies. She is currently a research assistant for the PRACCIS project in the Graduate School of Education, a project aimed at promoting reasoning and conceptual change in middle school science classes. This summer, Elizabeth also interned at Mujeres en Desarrollo, a non-profit dedicated towards the development of women located in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic. Elizabeth is a founding sister of the Lambda Delta chapter of Alpha Gamma Delta, currently serves as the Gamma 1 officer, and was one of fourteen sisters chosen nationwide to participate in Alpha Gamma Delta’s first Service Immersion Trip. She served as president of Brett Hall her sophomore year, was a Scarlet Day of Service site leader for Spring 2016 and Fall 2016, and is a SAS Honors Program peer mentor. Elizabeth loves traveling, doing service, and petting dogs.