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Growing My Own Roots - EPSS PhD Student Megan Li's Story

Megan Li poses with her family.

Over 50 years ago, EPSS PhD student Megan Li’s grandfather immigrated from Taiwan to pursue a PhD at UCLA. His dissertation, complete with hand drawn graphs, can be found in a library not far from where she now works.

Megan, now a third generation Bruin pursuing a PhD in SETI (the search for technosignatures by way of citizen science, outreach, and machine learning), shares a fascinating story about finding her own roots, out now in both English and Mandarin.

Posted on May 4, 2023