Dr. Mary Lou Zanich, interim dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and IUP's Goldwater Scholarship representative, will be holding two informational meetings about the Goldwater Scholarship Program. The meetings are on Wednesday, October 21, 2009, at 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall, room 305.
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program was created to encourage outstanding students to pursue research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering and to foster excellence in those fields. Current sophomores and juniors in these fields who have excellent academic credentials and are interested in a research career are invited to attend these meetings. Freshman may attend to learn about preparations for a future scholarship application.