Dulce Mercado-Rodas

Dulce Mercado-Rodas is a sophomore undergraduate student double majoring in Chicana/o Studies with emphasis in social policy studies, and Spanish, with a minor in Education. Dulce collaborates as an undergraduate research assistant processing data for the physical education component of the program Niños Sanos, Familia Sana. Her research skills have provided her the opportunity to present in the 2014 Undergraduate Research Symposium at UC Davis, and the 2014 Annual Conference Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior in Milwaukee, WI. Having joined as a volunteer undergraduate to explore her interest in research, Dulce plans to pursue graduate school and continue supporting underserved communities through her work.