"Angela has done an outstanding job inside and outside the classroom" said Andrew Schaefer, the Noah Harding Chair and Professor of Computational and Applied Mathematics. "This summer she has been doing research in the evenings and weekends while working full time on a summer internship. This is a very prestigious award and Angela is a very deserving recipient."
Out of 40 undergraduate applicants, Lin was one of four selected by each committee member’s independent evaluation.
"We are very excited about this great pool of students with bright futures in OR/MS/Analytics," wrote Steven Shechter of University of British Columbia, "and we encourage you to pursue your interest in this exciting field."
The scholarship program aims to foster the professional pipeline of operations research, management science, and analytics researchers by providing undergraduate students an opportunity to experience the academic profession and professional development.