A passion for nature drives senior Zoe Sims’ excellence in environmental studies

Sims, who graduated from Princeton University June 6, was studying the effects of groundwater pollution on the health of Bermuda’s coral reefs, a topic that would become the focus of her senior thesis research. But her initial search for the points where freshwater from the island enters the sea had been fruitless. Finally, one of the graduate students helping Sims asked what she wanted to do next.