Two juniors win Goldwater scholarships

Two juniors at Washington University in St. Louis have been awarded  the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for the 2016-17 academic year. The winners are Trevor J. Krolak, a biology and neuroscience major, and Krishna S. Paranandi, who is majoring in molecular biology and biochemistry. John Webb, a biology major, received an honorable mention in the competition. “I believe the success of our students in winning these extremely competitive national awards is really grounded in the excellent faculty mentoring each of these students has received from very early on in their undergraduate careers,” said Grizelda D. McClelland, assistant dean in the College of Arts & Sciences, who works with students interested in the fellowship programs. The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is considered one of the most prestigious awards for undergraduates planning careers…


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