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Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Bhavna Nayak: A recent physics master's degree graduate, she is currently working at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, getting hands-on experience through the Alonzo W. Ashley Fellowship Program.

Article & Video Featuring Bhavna Nayak:


Interested in applying for this fellowship?

Please contact Enrique Segura Carrillo,

enrique [dot] segura [at] colorado [dot] edu




Congratulations to the following students who were awarded physics and astronomy scholarships in 2020/2021:

Andrew Barajas

Daniel Barton

Wynter Broussard

Phillip Levin

Muan Meurer

Laura Ocampo

Jordan O'Kelley

Jonah Otto

Dennise Valadez

Luke Francis Villarama

Crystal Xiong


The department awarded a total of $9,200 for this year.


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Site Updated: May 11, 2022