Department of Chemistry Undergraduate News

April 25, 2019

Irika Sinha wins Goldwater Scholarship!

Congratulations to Irika Sinha for being awarded the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship!  The Goldwater Scholarship was created to encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering and to foster excellence in these fields. Irika is  a sophomore in the BS Biochemistry major with Interdisciplinary Honors.  She currently works  in Professor David Ginger’s Lab studying perovskite solar cells as a way to alleviate the disastrous effects of climate change by focusing on clean energy.