Please congratulate third year chemistry student Annie Putman who has received a prestigious fellowship from the Environmental Protection Agency through the program “EPA Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships for Undergraduate Environmental Study”. Only 15 of these fellowships are awarded each year.
Annie is majoring in chemistry with a concentration in environmental chemistry. She has participated in undergraduate research with Dr. Kerfoot (Biological Sciences) and with Dr. Green (Chemistry). She has recently returned from a summer research project which took her to national parks in Michigan and Minnesota to sample aquatic environments. She works as a coach in the Chemistry Learning Center and has been a member of the NCAA Nordic Ski and Cross Country teams.
This EPA fellowship will cover Annie’s tuition and additional expenses for two years. Additionally, it includes a three month summer internship at an EPA facility.