When I was canceled from UConn, I was in the middle of writing a neurosurgery research journal article and my participation was abruptly stopped. I was planning to study abroad in my junior year, which would have been this year. I looked forward to entering dental school and eventually opening a dental practice. I made a choice for my body – and my college life was interrupted indefinitely.
Phoebe Liou studied Biological Sciences on a Pre-Dental Track and was a Babbidge Scholar and Honors Scholar at the University of Connecticut. Currently, she is a graphic designer and commercial photographer in the web development, food, and hospitality industries. She is the founder of Illuminare Photography.