Columbia Alumna Myriam Sarachik Awarded the National Medal of Science!
October 25, 2023
Congratulations to Columbia Physics Alumna Myriam Sarachik for being awarded the National Medal of Science! The National Medal of Science is the nation’s highest scientific honor. Established by Congress in 1959 and administered by the U.S. National Science Foundation, it is bestowed by the President of the United States on individuals deserving of special recognition for their outstanding contributions in biology, computer sciences, education sciences, engineering, geosciences, mathematical and physical sciences, and social, behavioral, and economic sciences, in service to the Nation.