2012 Scholar

Margaret J Shanahan
University of Puget Sound

Margaret J Shanahan
Maggie is a biologist and beekeeper. She spent her spring semester studying bees in Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, China, and France. During the summer, Maggie works at the Minnesota Bee Lab. She is head hiveminder of the University of Puget Sound apiary, and she also serves as editor-in-chief of the campus science magazine. Maggie aspires to address environmental issues through sustainable beekeeping. She will collaborate with scientists and beekeepers for the preservation of pollinators all over the world.

How can you describe a weekend of student leaders from across the U.S. with an intense passion to change the world? The Orientation was a phenomenal experience to meet and build connections that I'm sure will last a lifetime.

Emily Bacha, 2009 Udall Scholar


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