Apollo 15 astronaut Al Worden to present Christine Reilly with Astronaut Scholarship

Christine Reilly, a senior aerospace engineering major, has been awarded a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF). Reilly will be presented the award by Apollo 15 astronaut Al Worden during a ceremony at noon Tuesday, Oct. 24, in Andrews Hall. Worden will…

Matthew Hurst wins Marshall Scholarship to study in the UK

For as long as he can remember, Matthew Hurst has viewed the world around him in terms of angles and calculations, eyeing everything from the paper airplanes he crafted as a child to the spacecraft he still dreams of flying…

Space Shuttle commander Dan Brandenstein to present 2 EHP students with Astronaut Scholarship

To be presented by retired Space Shuttle commander Dan Brandenstein, two CU Boulder students have received scholarships, $10,000 each, from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation. The awards ceremony, free and open to the public, will be held at 12:30 p.m. on…

Astronaut Bruce McCandless to present Astronaut Scholarship to Jeni Sorli

Former NASA astronaut Bruce McCandless will present University of Colorado Boulder senior Jeni Sorli with a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation during a free public campus event on Thursday, Oct. 30. The award ceremony will coincide with the…

Stephen Kissler wins prestigious Gates scholarship for study at Cambridge University

University of Colorado Boulder student Stephen Kissler has received the Gates Cambridge Scholarship for doctoral studies in the United Kingdom, funded by Microsoft founder Bill Gates. Kissler, a Boettcher scholar completing concurrent B.S. and M.S. degrees in applied mathematics at…

Saikripa Radhakrishnan Wins Genentech Outstanding Student Award

Congratulations to junior Saikripa Radhakrishnan, who won the 2012-13 Genentech Outstanding Student Award. This award includes both a cash prize and an optional summer internship. No stranger to awards, Sai has also been the recipient of a Goldwater Scholarship. Sai has…

Astronaut-alumnus Vance Brand to present scholarship to Sri Radhakrishnan

Apollo and shuttle astronaut Vance Brand will present University of Colorado Boulder student Srinidhi Radhakrishnan with a $10,000 scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) during a public lecture and award presentation on Oct. 5. During the presentation, which will…

Srinidhi & Saikripa Radhakrishnan awarded Goldwater Scholarships

University of Colorado Boulder twin sophomores Srinidhi Radhakrishnan and Saikripa Radhakrishnan -- both chemical and biological engineering majors -- have been awarded prestigious Goldwater Scholarships. The scholarships are worth up to $7,500 for educational expenses each year and are given…