Karleigh Cameron

Alexi Callaway 
South Boardman, Michigan

Mathematics major

Hometown: South Boardman, Michigan

Major: Mathematics

Special honor:  Barry Goldwater National Scholarship honorable mention


Career goals: Mathematician in industry

Study abroad: Singapore

Senior Honors Project: “Tumor Dynamics: An Exploration of Antigenicity in Cancer Modeling” 

Presentations:  “An Investigation in Second Generation Wavelets” at Mathfest 2011 in Lexington, Kentucky, and at Joint Mathematics Meetings in 2011 in Boston and “Conditioned Likelihoods Using Bifurcation Continuation in Inverse Modeling of Dynamical Systems” at Mathfest 2012 in Madison, Wisconsin

Service passions: Disaster relief and social inequality

Other CMU involvement: Alternative Break for disaster relief in New Orleans, HON 100 mentor, treasurer for Larzelere Residence Hall Council, intramural soccer and flag football participant

Favorite Honors memory: Spending four days hiking and exploring a small island off the coast of Beaver Island while becoming certified in Leave No Trace ethics, a curriculum for no-impact nature education