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Snider Of Star Lake Receives GE Fund Graduate Fellowship
POTSDAM, N.Y. -- Janelle Snider of Star Lake has been awarded a 1998 GE Fund Graduate Fellowship. Snider will begin study toward a master of science degree in civil and environmental engineering this fall at Clarkson University.The fellowship was instituted to increase the number of women and underrepresented minorities who receive their doctorates and join the faculties of U.S. schools of engineering and science.Snider, a 1998 graduate of SUNY Plattsburgh with a degree in environmental science, was nominated for the fellowship by Thomas C. Young, a professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Clarkson. The fellowship will cover Snider's tuition for one academic year and provide her with a stipend.