Gianna is an undergraduate student studying Applied Meteorology at Purdue University. Before deciding on her major, her education was concentrated in English composition giving her a strong background in writing and editing. Currently, Gianna applies these skills as a student research assistant contributing to the publication of several papers. Additionally, she worked as a student research assistant on the EPA’s National Air Emissions Monitoring Study and is presently working with the Indiana State Climate Office. Now in her third year in the Applied Meteorology program she hopes to develop her research ideas into a perusable study.