The National Society of Physics Students and the American Institute of Physics have recognized the CWU Chapter of the Society of Physics Students (SPS) with a 2013 Blake Lilly Prize for outreach activities that promote physics education and physics appreciation. Addison WENGER, physics major, was the 20012-13 president of the CWU-SPS. Sharon ROSELL, physics, is the chapter advisor.
Theatre arts alumna Chauncey TRASK, 2013, was one of the performers chosen to appear in Carner and Gregor’s Barely Legal showcase in New York City. Eight winners were selected from more than 100 submissions received from college students around the country.
Michael LAUNIUS, International Studies and Programs, received $1,503,330 from Asia University for the “Asia University America Program.”
Anne JOHANSEN, chemistry, received $95,408 from the National Science Foundation for the second year of her research, “RUI: Environmental & Biologically Relevant Chemical Mechanisms Induced by Carbonaceous Nanoparticles.”