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Cindy Matuch

Cindy Matuch is transferring to Cal State Monterey Bay to study Marine Science in Fall 2020 from Orange Coast College. Cindy currently works for the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project as a laboratory assistant in the chemistry department on a microplastics project. Cindy was a Monterey Bay Ocean Science REU participant in Summer 2019, working with Dr. Larry Crowder at Stanford Hopkins Marine Station. Her research interests include marine protected areas, microplastics, pollution, and policy within the Marine Science field.