Collin Fuqua is a junior at the University of Alabama from St. Louis, Missouri. He is majoring in Biology, with a minor in Spanish, on the pre-med track. Fuqua is a member of the Honors College, and is part of the Emerging Scholars Program. During his sophomore year, he participated in a kinesiology lab studying body mass indicators and various associated fitness trackers. He also volunteers at DCH during the school year, and at local hospitals during the summer. This past summer, Fuqua participated in a research internship revolving around plant biology and genetics, and hopes to continue research throughout his time at the university. He hopes to continue his research in biology-related sciences and their applications to the world of medicine. After graduation, Fuqua plans to attend medical school where he will utilize his research skills learned from his undergraduate time. As an undergraduate research ambassador, he hopes to get students involved in undergraduate research as well, in the areas they enjoy.