University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Grad Scholarship

The Outstanding T.A. Award

                                                       

A $200 award which recognizes the work of both graduate and undergraduate teaching assistants. The deadline for nominations is March 31. Nomination form can be found here.


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2010 Alex Gude

Alex Gude won the Outstanding T.A. Award. Originally from Concord, California, Alex's main research interest is in High Energy Experiment. He is currently working with Professor Mans on CMS. He plans to use the scholarship money to help pay for his rent and groceries.

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2010 Roxanne Radpour

Roxanne Radpour won the Outstanding T.A. Award. Originally from Orange County, California, Roxanne's main research interest is in Particle Physics and Cosmology. She will be working with Vuk Mandic's CDMS group this summer. She plans to use her scholarship money towards getting a new bike.

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2010 Jan Zirnstein

Jan Zirnstein won the Outstanding T.A. Award. Originally from Germany Jan moved to the United States in April 2000. He attended the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Economics. Currently, his main research interest is the experimental side of high energy particle physics. He is also excited to rejoin the NOvA collaboration this summer. Jan is planning to use his award money to help pay rent and utilities.

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2010 Christopher Granstrom-Arndt

Christopher Granstrom-Arndt won the Outstanding T.A. Award. (Undergraduate T.A.) Originally from Rochester, Minnesota, Christopher has a broad range of interests that will likely change, including optics, mathematical physics, the quantum hall effect, and statistical mechanics of phase transitions. He plans to use his award funds towards books and living expenses.

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2010 Dan Endean

Dan Endean won the Outstanding T.A. Award. Originally from Holland, Michigan, Dan's main research interest is condensed matter. He plans to use his award funds to replace garage sale furniture in his apartment.


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