Allegra Farrar receives USRA Distinguished Undergraduate Award

Allegra Farrar with Dr. Narahari
November 18, 2019

The Universities Space Research Association (USRA) recently selected MAE senior Allegra Farrar as a USRA Distinguished Undergraduate and awarded her its John R. Sevier Memorial Scholarship Award. The scholarship was awarded to Allegra on the basis of her scholastic record, letters of recommendation, and her statement of her educational and career goals. SEAS Associate Dean Bhagi Narahari presented the award to Allegra at a brief ceremony on November 14. Also attending were MAE faculty Dr. Michael Plesniak, Dr. David Dolling, and Dr. Murray Snyder. Dr. Zoe Szajnfarber of the Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering is GW’s USRA representative.



Allegra Farrar receiving USRA awardLeft to right: Dr. Michael Plesniak, MAE chair; Dr. Bhagirath Narahari, associate dean for undergraduate programs and student affairs; Dr. Murray Snyder, MAE professor; Allegra Farrar; and Dr. David Dolling, MAE professor