Gianna De Jacimo-McGough
Gianna De Jacimo-McGough is an honors student at Austin Community College where she is
pursuing the Biotechnology Advanced Technical Certificate, a post-degree specialization
program. She received her Associate of Science in Engineering from ACC and plans on
transferring to UT Austin to study chemical engineering in the upcoming academic year. At UT
Austin, she works with Samuel West in the Kumar and Rosales labs on designing a novel
separation system for rare earth elements using hydrogel scaffoldings.