College of Engineering News • Iowa State University

Major league summer scholars

Ever wonder how the future scientists and engineers of America spend their summers?

Chances are they’re doing some major league computing, modeling, theorizing and experimenting like Iowa State’s four Goldwater Scholars. In March, William Lindemann, Jacob Harry, Rachel Philiph and Thomas Knief received Goldwater Scholarships — the nation’s premier undergraduate scholarship for science and engineering. And this summer, they’re diving deep into the future in laboratories from Boise to Huntsville.

Here’s the SparkNotes version of what Iowa State’s best and brightest do over their summer vacations.