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Physics Major Named Goldwater Scholar


Elizabeth Barnes, junior physics major, is one of four University undergraduate students to be named "2006 Barry M. Goldwater Scholar."

This presitgious award is given annually to outstanding sophomores and juniors in mathematics, science and engineering, who intend to pursue graduate study and research-oriented careers. This year 323 Goldwater Scholars were selected out of 1,081 nominees from colleges and universities nationwide. The scholarships provide up to $7,500 per year for two years.

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