April 22, 2008
Graduating BioE senior Widya Mulyasasmita was named recipient of the 2008 Departmental Citation in Bioengineering.
The Departmental Citation Award is the highest honor the department can bestow upon an undergraduate, and is only awarded to one student each year in recognition of distinguished undergraduate work. Past winners include: Timothy Lee – 2007, Elizabeth Hua-Mei Kellogg – 2006, Hedi Razavi – 2005, Ryan Doan – 2004, Nathaniel Huebsch – 2003, Shelly Levy-Tzedek – 2002, Dino DiCarlo – 2001, and Benjamin Pelletier – 2000.
Widya is an outstanding joint Bioengineering & Materials Science major and works in Dr. Kevin Healy’s lab. Professor Healy proudly presented her with the award at the annual Bioengineering Department Awards Reception held in Stanley Hall. Her name has been added to the perpetual award plaque in the Bioengineering Department offices.
Widya and other student award winners celebrated with friends, family, cake, and sparkling cider.