|High School:||Riviera Preparatory School|
Research and STEM Activities
FSU Young Scholars Research Program alongside Professor Youneng Tang, Ph.D...Focused on the biodegradation of 1,4-Dioxane when a primary nutrient was added to stimulate enzyme production....Found significant effect at concentrations of 1:1 from the primary nutrient compared to 1,4-Dioxane and furthered previous findings that at concentrations of 1000s to 1 were effective at removing 1,4-Dioxane from groundwater.
Prior to Caltech
National Hispanic Recognition Program Recipient...Class Valedictorian...Science National Honor Society President...National English Honor Society Vice President, Mu Alpha Theta Treasurer, National Honor Society Historian...National Merit Commended Scholar...Third-Place South Beach Triathalon...Member of District runner-up water polo and swim teams...2018-19 team swimming MVP...2017 Zoo Run 5K Third Place...Swimming All-Star Competitor.
Son of Jacsy Becerra and Juan Arvelo...Has one older sister, Erika...Avid botanist, specializing in captivity and the wild.