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URSP and 4-VA student recieves Sigma XI award Friday, January 6,2017

URSP and 4-VA student recieves Sigma XI award

Berger, working with Dr. Shobita Satyapal and JMU researchers, has presented at James Madison for his research. The project on Supermassive Black Holes - and where to find them - has been written about in publications and has come highly commended. To continue his work, Berger was recently awarded from the very competitive Sigma XI funding. 

Dr. Satyapal is very active in supporting students pursue research and Dillon Berger shows how research can be long lasting and interdisciplinary. We are very honored to have both faculty and students be so involved in our programs!

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URSP and 4-VA student recieves Sigma XI award

URSP and 4-VA student recieves Sigma XI award

Friday, January 6, 2017

Having started with a URSP in Summer 2016, Philosophy student Dillon Berger has recently been awarded funding from Sigma XI to continue his research on the project "In search of tiny giants: finding supermassive black holes in low mass galaxies."


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