10 Syracuse University Students, Alumni Receive 2020-2021 Fulbright Student Awards

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10 Syracuse University students and alumni were selected as 2020-21 recipients of awards through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Ten students were also chosen as alternates. This year, a record 44 Syracuse University students applied to the Fulbright U.S. Student Program and 29 were named as semifinalists. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most recipients will…

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Laurel White Selected as 2020 Goldwater Scholar

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Laurel White, a junior physics major and mathematics minor in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been named a 2020 Goldwater Scholar. The Goldwater Scholarship is the most prestigious undergraduate scholarship awarded in the natural sciences, engineering and mathematics in the United States. Read the full story at the link below: https://news.syr.edu/blog/2020/04/22/laurel-white-selected-as-2020-goldwater-scholar/

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Joel Francois Named 2020 Soros Fellow

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Joel Francois, an MFA student in Creative Writing in the College of Arts & Sciences, has been selected as a 2020 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellow! Joel joins fellow MFA students Anthony So and Ariel Chu, who each received the honor in 2018 and 2019, respectively. To learn more about Joel and the Soros Fellowship,…

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Syracuse University Scholars Announced

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Twelve seniors have been named as the 2020 Syracuse University Scholars, the highest undergraduate honor the University bestows. The Syracuse University Scholars Selection Committee, a University wide faculty committee, selected the 2020 scholars using criteria that included coursework and academic achievement, independent research and creative work, evidence of intellectual growth and/or innovation in their disciplinary…

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