Laura is a graduate student at UC Berkeley, pursuing a Ph.D. in Social and Personality Psychology. At the Greater Good Science Center, she has worked on various projects focusing primarily on creating content for educators, students, and families. Before joining GGSC, she worked as a high school math and science teacher at Josephinum Academy in Chicago. Her current research focuses on culture, intergroup relationships, bias, and educational inequalities. Outside of her work and research, Laura spends much time training and participating in marathons and triathlons. She also loves to go rock climbing and to spend time with friends and family.