News from the Chair

Lauren Zundel Wins Goldwater Scholarship

Lauren Zundel
Lauren Zundel

Senior Lauren Zundel won the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program award.

The scholarship supports students who intend to pursue careers in science, mathematics and engineering by covering the cost of tuition, fees, books, and room and board up to a maximum of $7,500 per year.

Lauren is majoring in physics & mathematics. She intends to conduct research in the area of theoretical nanophotonics and teach at the university level.

See the UNM Newsroom article.

Congratulations, Lauren!

University of New Mexico
Department of Physics and Astronomy
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Albuquerque NM 87131-0001
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