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Math major Annie Wei wins Goldwater Scholarship

Math major Annie Wei and three other Rutgers University-New Brunswick students have been selected as Goldwater Scholars, a prestigious national honor for undergraduates who plan to pursue research careers in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering.  Rutgers undergraduates Elisa Bu Sha, Julianne Chan, Anisha Jackson and Annie Wei are studying topics including neurobiology, environmental contaminants in water, regenerative tissue engineering, and higher-level mathematics.  Rutgers-New Brunswick was the top institution in New Jersey for Goldwater Scholars this year, said Anne Wallen, director of the Office of Distinguished Fellowships at Rutgers-New Brunswick.