Saturday, November 11, 2023

Madeline Carlson, a senior majoring in neuroscience, received the 2023 First-Generation Student Achievement Award.

This award is given to one undergraduate first-generation student and one graduate or professional first-generation student who have made great achievements during their time on campus, committed to achieving academically, and paved the way for other first-generation students to succeed at Iowa.

"Originally from Colorado, Madeline came to Iowa for college to be close to extended family. She is a first-generation college student who is passionate about helping other first-generation students feel comfortable and ready to take on college and the workforce after graduation."

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