Kelly Bates, STEM Scholar

STEM Scholarship, 2021

Kelly Bates, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences (WCAS ’22), from Orange, Calif., is majoring in neuroscience. Her goal is to attend medical school and become a pediatrician. She joined the Adolescent Development and Preventive Treatment Lab at Northwestern, which focuses on early signs of psychosis in children and teens. She has been on Northwestern Dean’s List every Quarter. In high school, Kelly was a Science Laureate, the highest achievement for students in all AP science courses.