OSU engineering student named Fulbright scholar


CORVALLIS, Ore. – Danielle Jansik, a graduate student in environmental engineering at Oregon State University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship and will study next year in Denmark.

Jansik, from Milwaukie, Ore., received a bachelor’s degree in geology from OSU in 2006, and will conduct research on pollution movement through soils during her year abroad.

The Fulbright Program began in 1946 and is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the United States government. In more than six decades it has provided almost 300,000 participants, who are chosen for the academic merit and leadership potential, to study, teach and do research in the U.S. and more than 155 countries around the world.