We are proud to announce our newest recipient of the GEM Environmental College Success Scholarship Award, Amy Effenberger.
Amy is from Las Vegas, Nevada. She enjoys swimming, bowling, and reading as often as she can. She currently runs an advocacy blog for inflammatory bowel disease. She has been doing this since the beginning of February 2020, and feels it is important to shed a light on invisible illnesses and teach others about them. It is found at bowelbee.weebly.com.
"I value a STEM education because it’s the future and we need to be able to advance the future."- Amy Effenberger
Amy is a first generation student who plans to use her scholarship towards paying off her student loans. Congratulations Amy!