Brandy Briones


Brandy is a fourth-year graduate student in the Psychology and Neuroscience departments, focusing on adult neurogenesis and structural plasticity in the rodent dorsal striatum. Born and raised in Southern California, Brandy attended UCLA where she received her bachelor's degree in Psychobiology. Her interests outside of research include many different athletic activities -- especially volleyball, basketball, climbing, kickboxing, and dancing --, tv and film, playing board games and video games, and RuPaul's Drag Race.