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Julie Leviter

Julie Leviter

BE'09

Julie Leviter, BE'09, is the deserving recipient of a 2009 Merrill Presidential Scholars Program Award. Merrill Scholars are graduating Cornell seniors who have demonstrated outstanding scholastic achievement, strong leadership ability, and the potential for contributing to society.  Merrill Scholars are asked to recognize the Cornell faculty member who most significantly contributed to their college experience, and Julie has selected BEE Professor Mike Walter for that honor. Julie studied abroad for one semester in Edinburgh, Scotland, and completed internships at L'Oreal and the NIH.  She has been doing research in BEE in the Baeumner lab and is a TA. Julie has also taken advantage of many extracurricular activities, including a part in the Cornell production 'Mass' at the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts and spending Spring Break 2008 working in New Orleans on a Katrina relief effort. Julie is planning to attend medical school at Weill-Cornell. [BE, concentration: Biomedical Engineering, CoE]