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Columbus Tech 2020 G.O.A.L. Student of the Year Award Winner
Jasmine Bohannon

Jasmine Bohannon (LSAMP Scholar Alumni - CSU '20)
CSU American Institute of Chemists, Inc. 2020 Award Winner
This award is given to a top graduating undergraduate or graduate chemistry major. The award is given in recognition of a demonstrated record of leadership ability, character, scholastic achievement, and advancement potential in the chemical professions. Jasmine is currently a first year PhD Student and a Bridge to Doctorate LSAMP Fellow at the University of South Carolina. She is working on her PhD in Analytical Chemistry. Read the full article here.

“Photo courtesy of Doria Lacey (CSU ’20), Madeline Ramos (CSU Senior Communications major) and the Southwest Georgia Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP), a project funded by NSF HRD-1817519.”

Corey Stewart

Corey Stewart (LSAMP Scholar Alumni - CSU '19)
Passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam on the first try. The exam is the first step to becoming a certified practicing professional engineer. Corey is currently attending Auburn University (Fall 2020) to obtain his MS in Electrical Engineering.

“Photo courtesy of Louis Stokes Midwest Regional Center of Excellence (LSMRCE), a project funded by NSF HRD-1826626 (IUPUI) and HRD-1826719 (CSU).”

Jesus Gonzalez

Jesus Gonzalez (LSAMP Scholar - CTC)
Awarded the 2020 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOALS) student of the Year for Columbus Technical College. The award recognizes technical college students for their academic excellence and personal achievements. Read the article on Jesus here.

“Photo courtesy of Columbus Technical College.”

Kanesha Merrit

Kanesha Merrit (LSAMP Scholar - CTC)
A Biology A.S. major at Columbus Technical College recently transferred to CSU to complete her BS in Biology. She has been accepted as a CSU LSAMP Scholar.

“Photo courtesy of Louis Stokes Midwest Regional Center of Excellence (LSMRCE), a project funded by NSF HRD-1826626 (IUPUI) and HRD-1826719 (CSU).”

Bradley Henry

Bradley Henry (former LSAMP Scholar - VSU)
A pre-engineering major at Valdosta, completed the VSU 2-year program and was accepted into Auburn University Engineering School (Spring 2020) to complete his baccalaureate degree in Engineering. He is currently a participant in the Auburn University LSAMP (Greater Alabama Black Belt Region LSAMP Alliance) program.

“Photo courtesy of Louis Stokes Midwest Regional Center of Excellence (LSMRCE), a project funded by NSF HRD-1826626 (IUPUI) and HRD-1826719 (CSU).”

Mikala Martin

Mikala Martin (LSAMP Scholar Alumni - CSU ’20)
Graduated with a BS in Biology. She has applied to an MS and PhD program at Howard University and a MS program at PCOM.

“Photo courtesy of Louis Stokes Midwest Regional Center of Excellence (LSMRCE), a project funded by NSF HRD-1826626 (IUPUI) and HRD-1826719 (CSU).”

Melvin Whitsett

Melvin Whitsett (LSAMP Scholar Alumni - ABAC ’20)
Graduated with a BS in Biology and is working on Post-bac courses while working as a chemistry lab assistant at ABAC.

“Photo courtesy of Louis Stokes Midwest Regional Center of Excellence (LSMRCE), a project funded by NSF HRD-1826626 (IUPUI) and HRD-1826719 (CSU).”

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