Female science students shine at NYU Tandon's Research Excellence Exhibit

iGem NYU won second place in the Vertically Integrated Projects category — long-term, large-scale developments that unite education, research, innovation, and entrepreneurship — at the Tandon Research Excellence Exhibit. Nicole Fraynd, NYU Tandon student and member of iGem, spoke about the hardships women face in STEM fields: “I am thankful that opportunities like NYU iGEM allow us to show our hard work, passion and knowledge to the public and further push women in science forward,” said Fraynd.