CAIUS MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIPS
This Scholarship is for Graduate Study in any subject at either Masters or Doctoral level at Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge and will be for two years (with a possibility of a third year for doctoral studies). If awarded an Caius Marshall Scholarship candidates would be expected to study at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge only. (Preference will be given to doctoral students).
Further information about Gonville and Caius College will be available shortly.
For the Caius website please visit: http://www.cai.cam.ac.uk/index.php
Mary 'Cassie' Stoddard
US University: Yale University
A native of Alexandria, Virginia, Cassie is a biology major at Yale University. She researches the evolution of avian color and has presented her work in the United States and abroad. A tour guide at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, she founded YEEBUG, an undergraduate organization which promotes local science outreach. Cassie, a seabird enthusiast who has studied gull ecology at Shoals Marine Laboratory, served as a delegate to the international Peace University conference on human rights and the environment in Caen, France. She is a Goldwater Scholar and Phi Beta Kappa member who enjoys playing violin in the Yale Symphony Orchestra. At Cambridge, she looks forward to pursuing ornithology research in the Department of Zoology.
US University: Michigan State University
Jessie Muir, of Romeo, Michigan, will graduate with B.S. degrees in Physics and Astrophysics. A Goldwater Scholar, she is intensely interested in the areas of investigation where cosmology and particle physics overlap. She has conducted high energy physics research at her undergraduate university and abroad, participating in the 2009 Summer Student Program at CERN, and is working on a senior thesis in theoretical cosmology. She is an officer of Science Theatre, a volunteer outreach organization, and a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Next year, Jessie will enroll in Part III of Cambridge's Mathematical Tripos.