Aurora is a student at UC San Diego studying Environmental Systems of Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution. She has been a tutor for six years, working in math and the natural sciences with middle school students.
She is involved in marine biochemistry research at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and has held a research position there for a year. She began working with Varsity Tutors in 2017, and has been a biology and chemistry tutor for them for the last year as well. This is her first year teaching in the Sally Ride Science program, starting a class on hands-on physics and chemistry; "Electric Vegetables".