April 24, 2007

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship awarded to Kathryn E. Knowles

Chemistry major Kathryn E. Knowles has been named a 2007 Barry M. Goldwater Scholar. The Goldwater Scholarship is the pre-eminent nationally competitive fellowship for undergraduate students in science, math, and engineering. This award is given to select undergraduate students who rank in the top quartile of their class, in addition to demonstrating outstanding research skills and potential for advanced study in their fields as well as a strong commitment to pursuing research-oriented careers. Kathryn will be conducting her senior research under the direction of Professor Richard Eisenberg in Chemistry. She is also working towards her Honors BA in Mathematics.