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Kamya Bates, UF ’22

Marine Sciences Major
TESI Environmental Leaders Network Intern & TESI Environmental Communicator
Summer 2022 – present

Kamya Bates is a senior from Houston, Texas, studying marine sciences. Through this internship, Bates is interested in learning more about how current carbon emissions are impacting the local Florida marine ecosystems. In her professional life, she hopes to earn her Ph.D. in marine ecology and become a researcher at the Smithsonian. In her free time, she enjoys reading comic books, spending time with her sisters, and cooking. 


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