Congratulations to the 2022 Circle of Friends Scholarship Awardees

Each year, the Circle of Friends awards scholarships to eligible students who have demonstrated a dedication to their professional aspirations and have provided exemplary voluntary service to the community, university, or department.

Congratulations to the following scholarship recipients!

Scholarship Awardee
Circle of Friends ($2000) Cassandra Boyd
Jean Downes ($2000) Carolyn Thomas
Elveda Smith Memorial ($2000) Maria Sol Casas
Rose Tseng ($2000) Corinna Costa
James Burke Memorial ($2000) Kitty Tu
Lucy McProud ($2000) Joanna Fung
Bakers Dozen Scholarship ($1000) Staceylline Bumanglag
Bakers Dozen Scholarship ($1000) Caroline Miller

The Circle of Friends is a coalition of Department of Nutrition, Food Science, and Packaging’s alumni, faculty, students, and friends who have joined together to provide ongoing private support to sustain the department’s dedication to excellence.

Packaging Student Receives Honorable Mention in Student Flexible Packaging Design Challenge

In a contest held by the Flexible Packaging Association, Packaging Program student Jai Araujo was awarded an Honorable Mention for their “Running Water” design. Their design “is a new way to stay hydrated when you go for a run or hike”.

Read more about their design and the contest on the Student Flexible Packaging Design Challenge website.