Rachel Petherbridge, a senior studying biomedical engineering at Boston University, has received the prestigious Mitchell Scholarship. Rachel has been an active member of the STEM Pathways program since its inception in 2016. She is a dedicated researcher, accomplished student and passionate human. Rachel has developed many of the bioethics forums that are used during any STEM Pathways Days of Learning. The Mitchell Scholarship provides Rachel an opportunity to study public policy at the Masters level in Ireland before she returns to the United States to begin pursuing a PhD program in the field of synthetic biology. Kudos!
You can read more about Rachel's accomplishment on the BU Today article.
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