Marisa Thompson is a second year graduate student in the Experimental Psychology program. She is serving under Dr. Kreitler in the GA program and assisting in various projects. Marisa received her Bachelors in May of 2018, in both Biology and Psychology at ASU. Her current research is investigating cross-fostering and rearing environment and its impact on behavior and the brain. She plans to graduate in May of 2020 and after graduation hopes to pursue a doctoral degree in psychology.