Adelina completed her undergraduate studies at Princeton University in the spring of 2022, majoring in Chemistry and minoring in Environmental Studies. She has been working with Dr. Benjamin Bostick at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University since the fall of 2022. Her research interests include remediation and mitigation of hazardous contaminants, particularly those that disproportionately affect marginalized populations. Adelina has a strong interest in the applications of environmental chemistry on environmental justice work. In her free time, she enjoys embroidery and upcycling clothing, as well as exploring the city with her partner.