2016 Provost's Award for Scholarship

Award Recipients

Sarah Harttung

Sarah Harttung

B.S., Applied Ecology & Environmental Sciences

The Provost’s Award for Scholarship is given to a senior who best represents student scholarship at Michigan Tech. This outstanding student is considered excellent not only by academic standards, but also for participation in research scholarship activity, levels of intellectual curiosity, creativity, and communication skills.

Recipient's Bio

Sarah Harttung, an Applied Ecology & Environmental Sciences major, has been described as an exemplary student whose academic prowess extends well beyond the classroom.

During her time as a student at Michigan Tech, Sarah has:

  • Been involved in five research labs in her department
  • Pursued a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship for two summers
  • Working towards publishing papers on her research in climate change
  • Treasurer for Women's Leadership Council

Sarah has consistently performed with distinction in her academics, research, and involvement.

The Provost's Award for Scholarship is given to a senior who best represents student scholarship at Michigan Tech. This outstanding student is considered excellent not only by academic standards, but also for participation in research scholarship activity, levels of intellectual curiosity, creativity, and communication skills.