Congratulations, UBRPers!

UBRPers, congratulations on your amazing achievements!

Lillian Delacruz, Makayla Freitas, Nicolai Pena, Christian Jennings, and Jamison Takashima were awarded the 2021 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship! Megan Nickerson, Wonn Pyon, and Karen Serrano were granted Honorable Mention for the NSF GRFP.

Sebastian (Sebo) Diaz and Sharia Betsoi were awarded the prestigious 2021 Udall Foundation Scholarship for their leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to Native Americans.

Daniel Wieland was awarded the University of Arizona Merrill P. Freeman Medal.

Eric Lu (Molecular & Cellular Biology) and Eddie Vargas (College of Science and Neuroscience & Cognitive Science) were 2021 College of Science Outstanding Senior Awardees. 2021 Excellence in Undergraduate Research Awards were granted to Maya Bose (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology), Ryan Hecksel (Molecular & Cellular Biology), Nicolai Peña (Neuroscience & Cognitive Science), and Daniel Wieland (Chemistry & Biochemistry).

16 UBRPers were awarded the 2021 Galileo Circle Scholarship: Elnaz Asadi, Ashwin Siby, Joshua Castillo, Caitlin Cegavske, Julie Fan, Brandon Good, Zachary Hammer, Shifat Hossain, Advait Jeevanandam, Mac McGraw, Nick Mortimore, Kiah Sleiman, My Duyen Tran, Dorothy Tung, Hailey Van Vorce, and Sylvia Zarnescu.

Shifat Hossain was awarded the 2021 Danny Brower Memorial Scholarship by the Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology.

Last, but not least, congratulations to all of UBRP’s 2021 graduating seniors! We wish you all the best in the future!

Haley Arnold, Hannah Ball, Brenn Belone, Madison Bigham, Alexander Blythe, Maya Bose, Catherine Brooks, Emilie Cuevas, Brandon Dahl, Lillian Delacruz, Frankie Garcia, Filip Hanak, Hannah Hart, Ryan Hecksel, Luis Helfer, Destiny Hodges, Victoria Howard, Noah Huang, Matthew Huntley, Tyler Jackson, Gabriel Kellogg, Delaney Kelser, Haley Kenner, Nicole Kummet, Amelia Lappenbusch, Sarah Lester, Jack Liu, Eric Lu, Kenneth Ly, Ramsey Martz, Andrew Masciola, Tissiana Menna Vallecillo, Madison Mollico, Shane Moran, McKenna Nelson, Shanoa Nez, Megan Nickerson, Ren Paterson, Nicolai Pena, Logan Porrazzo, Yu Xin Qin, James Rozelle, Amanda Ruelas, Estevan Sandoval, Leonard Seanez, Morgan Sexauer, Diego Silva-Mendoza, Kristina Sin, Angela Smith, Nathon Smith, Julian Somers, Shianna Stewart, Jamison Akira Takashima, Hailey Van Vorce, Eddie Vargas, Catherine Weibel, and Daniel Wieland