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Claire McLellan wins National Society of
Physics Students Leadership Award

Claire McLellanIn July 2011, Claire McLellan, a rising senior in Physics, received a Leadership Award from the Society of Physics Students, a national organization that promotes study in physics and the maintenance of high scholarship expectations for those who pursue physics education. The award is given to students who achieve high scholarship performance both in physics and overall studies, exhibit the potential and intention for continued scholastic development in physics, and who actively participate in SPS programs. The award carries a stipend of $2000. A complete list of winners can be found at


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