Julianna Breit is a 2nd-year Student Scholar Fellow and senior at Carroll College double-majoring in Biochemistry and Philosophy with minors in Ethics and Value Studies, Neuroscience, and Chemistry. Her research interests include Phenomenology of Emotion, Trauma, and Empathy.
In the first semester of her 2021-2022 fellowship, Julianna examined and wrote about the philosophical underpinnings and consequences of grief on the individual as both a philosophical being and community member. She was also a regular participant in our philosophy in the community activities.
In her second and third semesters, in addition to continued research and writing, she was involved in the philosophical critique and analysis of our community activities, designed & led philosophy workshops in the community on grief and empathy, and headed up the first installment of our new “How Did We Get Here?” series program. View here work here!