The MIE Department would like to offer it's congratulations to Rebecca Castonguay, this year's recipient of the UMass Amherst Rising Researcher student achievement award.
The Rising Researcher award recognizes exceptional UMass Amherst undergraduate students who excel in research, scholarship, or creative activity. Professors Hari Balasubramanian and Chaitra Gopalappa, mechanical and industrial engineering, nominated you for this award in recognition of your research that explores various aspects of mathematical modeling to aid healthcare decision-making. We applaud your hard work and dedication, and we appreciate the contributions you have made to our academic community.
Congratulations on this special recognition. Our best wishes for your continued success at UMass Amherst and in all of your future endeavors. We look forward to meeting you at the April 24, 2019 reception to be held in your honor.