Tom McClain is a junior at Kansas State University, studying biology and economics, with a minor in statistics. He serves as team captain for the Mock Trial team and was the treasurer for Delta Chi Fraternity, where he is now the president. In Fall 2019, Tom conducted research for the Department of Entomology’s Integrative Behavioral Ecology laboratory, studying the effect of rising environmental temperatures on insect cognition. After college, he plans to attend law school with an interest in environmental, regulatory, and administrative law. When he’s not being productive, Tom enjoys hiking and being a snob about Kansas City barbecue.