May 12, 2005
Contact: Anika Mitchell Perkins
Outstanding science and math students recognized at MUW
COLUMBUS, Miss. – Mississippi University for Women
recently held its annual awards ceremony where
outstanding students were recognized by academic
The Division of Science and Mathematics presented three
Stefanie Garner of Columbus was named the outstanding
student in mathematics as well as the outstanding
student in physical science. Garner is a double major in
mathematics and chemistry.
Amrita Balachandran, an international student from
India, garnered the outstanding student in microbiology
honor. She is a microbiology major with a minor in
The awards ceremony was held at Pope Banquet Room in
Hogarth Dining Center.