Meet the Science Ambassadors
Every semester, winners of the Science Ambassador Scholarship create new videos to show us what they’re learning at school.
Eva, 2019 Winner
Eva is a freshman at MIT studying Physics. Some of her favorite subjects in school are relativity and topology. In her free time she likes to swim, sculpt, and watch TV shows like Twin Peaks and The Office.
Laura, 2018 Winner
Laura is a sophomore at MIT studying Bioengineering. Her two favorite subjects are genetics and immunology. Laura grew up in Kirkland, Washington with her siblings and pet rabbit. In her free time, she loves to play the saxophone, build cardboard creations, and listen to podcasts.
Anna, 2017 Winner
Anna is a junior at Harvey Mudd college studying Physics. Her favorite classes are Mechanics and Intro to Linguistics. This summer, she’s doing research in particle physics, looking for patterns in data from particle accelerators. Anna grew up in Maryland, in the DC metro area. She loves dogs, Parks and Recreation, and her favorite fruit is banana.
The Higgs & the Hierarchy Problem 12/03/19
Special Relativity 05/17/19
The Postulates of Special Relativity 01/18/19
Finding Exoplanets & Center of Mass 06/21/18
A Little History on Neutrinos 01/29/18
Anna’s Application Video 12/09/16
Sona, 2016 Winner
Sona graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2019, majoring in Materials Science and Engineering. While in school, she spent her free time researching in the lab, volunteering at West Philadelphia high schools, and dancing with her friends on Penn Raas. She was recently awarded the full-ride Thouron Award to earn a masters degree in advanced engineering.