'The Alliance' in focus - Meet Serena Moore

November 07, 2012

Fifty-five members of the UNMC High School Alliance are among the students taking classes at UNMC.

The alliance students come from high schools around the Omaha area and take college-level classes at UNMC to prepare for health careers. Once each month, UNMC Today will profile an alliance student to let us get to know more about these young learners.

Today we meet Serena Moore, a junior at Omaha Central High School.

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Serena Moore
  • Name: Serena Moore
  • High school: Omaha Central High School
  • Year: Junior

How did you get involved in the alliance?

During my sophomore year, my counselor told me about the UNMC program. She said I would be the perfect candidate. So, last year I applied and I was accepted.

What sparked your interest in science?

My interest in science was sparked when I began watching "Untold Stories" and "ER" on The Learning Channel (TLC).

What are your career aspirations?

My career aspirations are to one day work as a pharmacist.

What has been the best part of your alliance experience?

The best part of my alliance experience so far has been working the lab for our Infectious Diseases class.

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steven neal
May 06, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Congratulations! What a blessing it is to see a flower blossom into a rose. Once again congratulations from the Neal family! !