Barrett freshman Evangeline Taylor-Hermes aims to help people through research

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August 21, 2018

Evangeline Taylor-Hermes is going to study medical research at ASU for a particularly unique reason: She's been the subject of medical research.

Evangeline Taylor Hermes

Barrett Honors College student and Flinn Scholar, Evangeline Taylor-Hermes. Photo by John Gutekunst, Parker Pioneer.

Legally blind and albino, the incoming freshman has photophobia, which means she can't see outside. Because of that, she has dealt with medical technologies her whole life.

The Flinn Scholar and Barrett Honors College student's main goal is to find a way to make life-saving treatments more affordable to the public. Read more about Evangeline's experience and goals. Read about Evageline's reaction to receiving the Flinn Scholarship.

 

 

 

 

 

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