2014 News

For the fifth year in a row, and the eleventh time since its inception in 1986, one of our majors has won the prestigious Barry Goldwater Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to 300 students across the whole nation, majoring in the sciences or engineering.

The latest of our winners is astrophysics major Asher Wasserman, who has been doing research with Andrew Baker.

Physics major Alexandra "Alex" DeMaio received an Honorable Mention.

Alex has been working with Sevil Salur. Last summer she did a research internship at Caltech, and this coming summer she will do a prestigious internship at CERN.

Physics major Taylor Smith, who has been working with Steve Schnetzer, was also awarded a prestigious CERN internship and will be working there this summer.