Mehri_Abdul on SYSS Facebook PageAn exciting update about one of our alumni! Abdul Rahman Merhi was awarded the prestigious 2015 Glenn T. Seaborg Science Scholarship — an honor that will take him to Stockholm next month for Nobel Week and a chance to meet Nobel laureates and join young scientists from around the world for the SIYSS – Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar.

Abdul Rahman graduated magna cum laude from Augustana College last May with a double major in engineering physics and computer science and is now pursuing a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from Iowa State University of Science and Technology.  Check out this article about the Seaborg scholarship award to Abdul: