Brook Byrd, a former Warhill High School student and junior at Christopher Newport University, recently won a prestigious Barry Goldwater Scholarship. She was one of only eight Virginians selected, as well as Christopher Newport University's first ever Goldwater Scholar. Byrd is an applied physics major and member of the University's President's Leadership Program. She was also awarded a highly competitive Research Experience for Undergraduates internship at Harvard University that she will participate in this summer.
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