Featured Foote Fellow

Peyton Brown, Class of 2018

Peyton is our first Foote Fellow. Each term we pick one student with a variety of activities and honors that represents a Foote Fellow in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Foote Fellow Peyton

Majors:
Biology and Economics

Minor:
Chemistry


"The Foote Fellow program has given me opportunities that I  never could have imagined when I first came to the University of Miami. I have had the ability to explore numerous passions of mine and taken courses and seminars I wouldn’t have had the chance to otherwise."

Honors, Awards and Memberships
  • Member, Phi Delta Epsilon
    • Medical Fraternity
  • Chaplain and Member,  Sigma Phi Epsilon
    • Head of Standards Board
    • Enforces Risk Management
  • University of Miami Foote Fellow
  • Commended National Merit Scholar
  • AP Scholar
  • All American, Swimming
  • All American, Academic
  • Editorial of the Year, The Explorer
  • NOC Scholar Athlete Award
Research
  • Research Assistant, Miller School of Medicine
  • Conducting a study on BET bromodomains to determine the link between inflammation and addiction to cocaine
Activities and Volunteer Experience
  • Research Editor, Scientifica Magazine
    Research Coordinator, UConnect
  • Editor in Chief of Newsletter, UConnect
  • Taste of Hudson Volunteer
  • Hygiene Kits for Homeless Veterans
  • Masters Swim Meet Timer