By Lee Lyon
SLAC is pleased to announce the availability of the third Katherine E.
Pope Summer Fellowship.
The Fellowship was established to remember the life of Katherine E.
Pope, an undergraduate student at Smith College in Massachusetts, who was
working at SLAC under the direction of her physics advisor. Pope was
tragically killed in July 2001, riding a bicycle on her way to SLAC.
Pope was a young renaissance woman with a fascination not only for
physics but also for history, art and animals. Her warm personality and
sense of humor made her an excellent colleague. Even as an undergraduate,
she had earned her place on the publication list for one of SLACís
This fellowship honors Katherine Pope and encourages other
undergraduates with an interest in science, especially physics, to pursue
their academic interest at SLAC. The Pope Summer Fellowship will provide
round trip transportation between the recipientís home and SLAC, a $500
per week stipend, and lodging for the time of the appointment.
Applications must be postmarked no later than March 14. The application
form can be found at:
For additional information, contact Lee Lyon, Ext. 2283,