Melanie is a Biology Major with a minor in Chemistry, Dance, Justice and Law in Society. She is 21 years old and from Capitol Heights, MD. She is a member of Tri Beta Biological Honor Society, the Nu Delta Alpha Dance Honor Society, and the WAC Dance Company and Sho Troupe’. She is also a member of the Cleopatra Sisters Sorority, and the Black Student Union. She has a summer internship position at the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Beltsville, MD, under a chemist. Melanie enjoys studying and reading. Second to chemistry, dancing is one of her passions. She is one of the senior choreographers at Washington College Dance Company. After graduation, Melanie plans to attend a graduate school that offers a forensic pathologist assistant program and achieve a Masters degree in Health Sciences; after which she plans to obtain a PH.D in Forensic Science.