Allison Karp was an undergraduate student at Washington University, and graduated with the class of 2015. She was a student in the Pathfinder program and has a major in Environmental Earth Science. Allison is interested in paleoecology and paleoenvironment.
Allison worked on studying the isotopic composition of leaf waxes in a number of lake cores from the Mississippi valley. She will be attending graduate school at Pennsylvania State University to pursue a Ph.D. in organic geochemistry under the supervision of Kate Freeman.