Jamie is an undergraduate student at the University of Connecticut majoring in Ecology Evolutionary and Biology and minoring in Wildlife Conservation. She is the Treasurer of UConn ESA SEEDS. Ever since she was young, she's had a passion for nature and the outdoors- and her studies have only made that passion stronger. Jamie is interested in studying climate change and ecological adaptation, with a specific interest in birds. She has done some work with Dr. Margaret Rubega and undergraduate student Jordana Graveley in studying the thermoregulatory behaviors and capabilities of house sparrows in different environments.