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New Mexico Space Grant Consortium announces NMSU fellowships

On May 8, 2014, New Mexico Space Grant Consortium (NMSGC) at New Mexico State University awarded a fellowship to five students in the College of Arts and Sciences at New Mexico State University totaling $45,000.


Students receiving fellowships include:

Lauren Kahre, Las Cruces, N.M.
Kahre, a Ph.D. student at New Mexico State University, was awarded $10,000 for her research titled ?Photo-Ionization of the ISM due to Massive Stars in the LEGUS Galaxy Sample.?

Nigel Mathes, Downingtown, Pa.
Mathes, a Ph.D. student at New Mexico State University, was awarded $10,000 for his research titled ?Observing the Circumgalactic Medium around Galaxies using High Resolution Spectra.?

Khadijih Mitchell, Las Cruces, N.M.
Mitchell, a senior at New Mexico State University, was awarded $5,000 for her research titled ?Complex Metal Oxides.?

Sam Schonfield, Sebastopol, Ca.
Schonfeld, a Ph.D. student at New Mexico State University, was awarded $10,000 for his research titled ?The sources of F10.7 emission.?

Jacob Vander Vliet, Las Cruces, N.M.
Vliet, a Ph.D. student at New Mexico State University, was awarded $10,000 for his research titled Exploring Hubble Observations with Theory.?

New Mexico Space Grant Consortium is a member of the congressionally funded National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program, which is administered by NASA. NMSGC fellowships and scholarships are competitively awarded based on application information, faculty recommendation, GPA, the research project, and its alignment to NASA.