Queen Louise Finds Meaning in Community Outreach

Rose Queen Louise Deser Siskel
Rose Queen Louise Deser Siskel

As a student at Sequoyah High School in Pasadena, Louise Siskel often finds herself keeping busy at an offsite laboratory workbench or, at times, at a NASA facility up north, at least when she isn’t doing her schoolwork.
As this year’s Rose Queen for the Pasadena Tournament of Roses, Siskel said she’s been “a different kind of busy.”
“I definitely go to more events for this than with science stuff,” she said during a recent interview.
Siskel, a San Marino resident, has had a handle on her future for a while now. She wants to attend Johns Hopkins, Yale or the University of Chicago to study cellular and molecular biology. Continue reading “Queen Louise Finds Meaning in Community Outreach”