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Beth DeFoe

Richter Project

“Evolutionary trade-offs between flight and sexually-selected traits in beetles” – Beth Defoe ’23 and Iman Shepard ’23 with Assistant Professor of Biology Flavia Barbosa

Academic Interests

Biology (environmental science, ecology, marine science), Religion


Andover, Minnesota, USA

High School

Andover High School


I provide pet caretaking for community members. I play French horn and am a member of Alpha Phi Omega.

My Dream Job

My dream job is probably a field researcher of some sort, maybe in a forest or marine setting. I’m interested in too many things to know for sure right now!