TURC Jr Scholar Named US Presidential Scholar

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Sarah Keglovits, TURC Jr. Scholar, was named a US Presidential Scholar in a recent announcement by the Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. She will visit the White House in June to receive a medallion for this recognition. Sarah carried out research in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry under the direction of assistant professor Justin Chalker. Previously, Sarah was named a semifinalist in both the Siemens and Intel science competitions for her research in peptide synthesis. See Sarah's profile in the Tulsa World for more information.

Justin Chalker