Elizabeth Sarkel, a junior biochemistry and molecular biology major from Columbus, Ohio has been named a 2017 Barry S. Goldwater Scholar for excellence in science. Sarkel was one of 240 students from around the country to earn a Goldwater Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year.
THE GOLDWATER SCHOLAR
Sarkel was selected as a Goldwater Scholar based on academic merit from a field of 1,286 natural sciences, mathematics and engineering students from 470 institutions nationwide. The Goldwater Scholarship is the premier undergraduate award of its type in these fields.
(Article by Mike Shaw WFU News Service)