WSU Student Selected as Honorable Mention Udall Scholar

Weber State University senior Natasha R. McRae was an honorable mention 2005 Udall Scholar.

The award includes a $350 scholarship for McRae to use to further her studies in clinical laboratory sciences. McRae, a single mother, says that the award will assist her with her final year of undergraduate work.

After graduation, she plans on finding a job as a clinical lab technician or scientist and pursuing a master's degree in education to fulfill her long-term goal of being a teacher.

The Udall Scholar is a national award given to students with leadership potential and academic achievement, who are committed to careers in the environment, health care or Native American tribal public policy.
Natasha R. McRae, clinical laboratory sciences student,
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