Student outside awards

Recently, our graduate students received the following distinctions (the list is by year and then in alphabetical order):

2013

  • Adam Bloniarz: 2013 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship
  • Geno Guerra: 2013 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Ashia Wilson: 2013 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

2012

  • Tamara Broderick: 2012 Google Anita Borg Scholarship (finalist)
  • Mu Cai: 2012 Morgan Stanley Prize for Excellence in Financial Markets (first runner-up)
  • Katie Colborn: 2012 Keith & Mary Taylor Scholarship (UC Berkeley School of Public Health Alumni Association)
  • Dat Duong: 2012 Civic Data Challenge (first prize)
  • Brianna Heggeseth: 2012 Statistics in Epidemiology Young Investigator Award (JSM)
  • Jingyi Jessica Li: 2012 International Dissertation Field Work Grant (UC Berkeley Institute of International Studies)
  • Po-Ling Loh: 2012 NIPS best student paper award
  • Suzette Puente: 2012 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Linda Tran: 2012 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship