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CSAM Students Taking Flight

These students are part of a group of Montclair State students and alumni named Fulbright semi-finalists and students earning national scholarships to study abroad

Posted in: Awards & Recognition, Biology, CSAM Alumni, CSAM Students, Earth & Environmental Studies, Environmental Science & Management PhD, Mathematics

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  • Archana Prasad ’18 MS, Sustainability Science, is a semifinalist for the Fulbright Study/Research Grant award. Prasad is currently a PhD student at Montclair State in Environmental Science and Management, expecting to earn her doctorate in 2023. She has proposed assessing how climate change and Land Use/Land Cover Change (LULCC) will impact carbon sequestration and water yield in Rwanda. Prasad says this project will serve not just Rwanda but also serve as a guide for ecosystem services assessment in New Jersey. She has previous international experience teaching English in Japan.
  • Emily Boyle, a senior Biology major with Chinese and Asian Studies minors, has been awarded the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship to study Mandarin this summer.
  • Georgi Naumov, a sophomore double majoring in Mathematics and Economics. He plans to study in Madrid, Spain. His travel will be covered by the U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships

These are just some of the successful Montclair State students that earned these awards this year. Read about more of them in the University News Center piece Looking Ahead to Global Experiences!