Jeannie Wilkening in a blue shirt standing next to a red brick wallSenior Jeannie Wilkening was one of two College of Engineer students – and only 15 students nationwide – selected as a 2016-2017 Churchill Scholar. The scholarship will cover tuition, fees and travel costs to Cambridge University's Churchill College, as well as living expenses.

Jeannie belongs to the Tau Beta Pi and Omega Chi Epsilon engineering honor societies, serves as an Ambassador for both the Honors College and the College of Engineering and is president of the UA chapter of the Society of Women Engineers. This is the latest in a string of top honors for her, which have included a NASA Space Grant and a Goldwater Scholarship. 

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