Nya Evans '22 is the recipient of the Larry Metzger, M.S. '87, Memorial Scholarship. This award is given to junior or senior majoring in biology, biochemistry, or chemistry. The recipient must also have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.2 and intend to pursue an advanced degree in science other than a medical degree. Established by Ithaca College in conjunction with donations from Larry's family, colleagues, and friends to honor and remember his many contributions and great dedication to the College community for over 30 years.
Nya Evans is a junior chemistry major. During her time here at IC she has been working as a Lab Technician in the Chemistry prep lab, and as a research student in Dr. Scott Ulrich’s lab as well as in the H&S Summer Scholars program. Nya studied quorum sensing and Proteolysis Targeting Chimeras. With the experience and knowledge,
gained as a Chemistry major she plans on furthering her education at a medical school where she hopes to eventually become a Geriatrician.
Other Academic Achievements:
Dean's List School of H&S
H&S Summer Scholar
POC Academic Achievement and Community Involvement Awards