2012 Scholar

Sherwin L. Racehorse
Eastern Washington University

Sherwin L. Racehorse
Sherwin is majoring in urban and regional planning at Eastern Washington University. He has made the Dean’s Honor Roll several times within the EWU College of Business and Public Administration. As a recipient of the 2011 Dwight D. Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship, Sherwin is conducting academic research into the “maintenance funding disparity” of the Indian Reservation Roads Program. He is actively involved in student clubs and currently president of the EWU Chapter of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society. Sherwin is an enrolled member of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in southeast Idaho.

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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