We’re excited to meet and work with you over the summer. Meet the team who will be running CUBE and providing support. Feel free to contact the CUBE Director, Lin Winton, with questions.


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Lin Winton Bio
Director of the Quantitative Resource Center
Lecturer in Biology
Phone: 507 222 4723

Lin is the director of the Quantitative Resource Center, a faculty member in the biology department, and the instructor for CUBE. She is excited to get to know members of the Class of 2027 before they arrive on campus in September. Feel free to contact Lin by e-mail or by phone if you want to chat about any aspect of the program.

Faculty & Staff

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Marty Baylor Bio
Professor of Physics
Off Campus: Spring 2024, Winter 2024
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Melissa Eblen-Zayas Bio
Professor of Physics
Off Campus: Spring 2025, Winter 2025
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Daniel Hernandez Bio
Professor of Biology
Off Campus: Fall 2024, Winter 2025
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Julia Strand Bio
Associate Professor of Psychology
Chair of Psychology
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Aaron Swoboda ’01 Bio
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies and Economics
Director of Environmental Studies
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Solita Tullo
Administrative Assistant to the Director of the Quantitative Resource Center
Assistant to the Director of the Language Center


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Joshua Aladetan ’27

 Yo!, I’m Joshua Aladetan (Josh) from Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. I’m a rising sophomore, a prospective computer science major, and Africana studies minor. I regularly involve myself with the African Caribbean Association, Men of Color, OIL, and BSA. In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with friends and catching up on anime or TV shows.  I am also a former CUBE alum, I can’t wait to meet you all this summer!

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Raahsahn Bakayoko ’26

Hey guys, my name is Raahsahn Bakayoko(he/him), and I am from New Castle, Delaware. I am a rising junior majoring in Cognitive Science. I work as an Office Assistant for Residential Life and I film for the football team. I was a CUBE student the summer before my freshman fall. I enjoy dominating my friends in fighting games and eating really good food. I hope to make your transition to Carleton as easy as possible.

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Kellissa Gray ’27

Hello! My name is Kellissa (kuh-lee-sia) Gray, I go by they/she pronouns, and I’m from Houston, Texas. I’m a rising sophomore (class of 27′) majoring in either Mathematics or Statistics. I’m a part of Posse 10, TRIO, and I was a CUBE student the summer before my freshman year. In my free time I enjoy dancing, listening to video essays/podcasts, and going out with friends. I’m super excited to work with you all over the summer!

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Tiffany Nyamao ’25

Hey y’all! My name is Tiffany Nyamao (she/her), and I am from Minneapolis, Minnesota.  I am a rising senior biology major and neuroscience minor on the pre-med track! On campus, I am actively involved in the African Caribbean Association (ACA), OIL, TRIO, Black Student Union, and Women of Color+, and I am co-president of the Minority Association of Premedical Students (MAPS). As a former CUBE alum, I am excited to help with your transition into Carleton while getting to know you!