The LSU Discover Undergraduate Research Program has announced the 2018 Discover Scholar awardees, which recognizes students who exemplify the potential for undergraduate research and creative endeavors at LSU.
Undergraduate researches work alongside faculty mentors throughout the year on research projects which expand their educational experience beyond the classroom and contribute to the world’s larger body of knowledge.
This year, there were 10 winners and two of the 10 are from Houma.
All 10 were honored earlier this month at a ceremony.
The winners are as follows: Amanda Fontenot, Cypress, Texas; Alyssa Hebert, Madisonville, La.; Matthew Thomas, Houma, La.; Khang Pham, Houma, La.; Jacob Bursavich, Baton Rouge, La.; Anna Madden, Denham Springs, La.; Sarah Whitlow, Central, La.; Madeline LeBlanc, Sunshine, La.; Monica Music, Princeton, Texas; Taylor Pernini, Atlanta, Georgia.•