Former COD Student Alexis Reisch Receives Fulbright Award for Research in Sweden

GLEN ELLYN, IL–(Marketwired – July 21, 2016) – Former College of DuPage student Alexis Reisch has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to study neuroscience in Sweden. Recipients of Fulbright awards are selected on the basis of academic and professional achievement as well as record of service and demonstrated leadership in their respective fields. Reisch, originally from Lagrange Highlands, graduated this spring from the Honors College at the University of Illinois at Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and will leave in September for Linköping University in Sweden. “My project, ‘Exposure to Early Life Trauma as a Risk Factor for Impaired Emotion Regulation,’ will examine how childhood abuse affects emotional regulation in adulthood,” she said. “It is similar to the research I have done at UIC examining how…


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