Casarez Wins Goldwater Scholarship

Casarez Wins Goldwater Scholarship

Casarez Wins Goldwater Scholarship

Carlos Casarez
Carlos Casarez

Clark School junior Carlos Casarez, mechanical engineering, has been awarded a Goldwater Scholarship, the premier national award granted to undergraduate students majoring in mathematics, natural sciences and engineering who are interested in research careers.

Created by Congress in 1986 to honor Senator Barry M. Goldwater, Goldwater Scholarships are designed to ensure the nation has a source of highly qualified scholars and researchers. Recipients are chosen based on academic merit, research experience and career objectives.

Casarez spent a summer at the Biomimetic Millisystems Lab at University of California, Berkeley. He is a Banneker-Key Scholar and a member of the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Undergraduate Research Program and the University Honors College. He plans to pursue a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering, working on robotic technology. He has been advised by Assistant Professor Sarah Bergbreiter (ME/ISR).

Related Articles:
Leishman, Schaler Named Goldwater Scholars
Record Breaking Year for Women in Engineering
Clark School Leads Nation in NASA Aeronautics Scholarships
Abutaleb and Ruppel Named Stamps Banneker/Key Scholars
Olatunji Godo, B.S. '11, Establishes Biomedical Research Scholarship
Clark School Student Wins Udall Scholarship
Newton Scholarship to Benefit Underrepresented Minorities
Women in Engineering Opportunity Scholarship Created
Clark School Students Take Off
Inaugural L-3 Scholarship Winners Announced

March 29, 2012


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Ronald Walsworth Joins UMD’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Maryland Launches Quantum Technology Center

Mapping Nucleation Kinetics with Nanometer Resolution

Kjellerup Co-organizes Biofilms Conference

MEI² Receives Two New Innovative Vehicle Technology Awards

BIOE, UMB to Host October Symposium

Taking Aim at Blood Infections

Engineering Sustainable Solutions…Globally!

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar