Stanford senior wins international award for research on 19th-century cholera maps | The Dish
Stanford senior LAUREN KILLINGSWORTH has been recognized by an international undergraduate awards program for her research on cholera maps in 19th-century Europe.
Killingsworth’s research paper was named a 2017 Global Winner by The Undergraduate Awards, an Ireland-based nonprofit. Her paper was one of 25 recognized across the world from a pool of 6,472 submitted papers.
Killingsworth, who is majoring in biology and minoring in history, wrote her paper, “Mapping Public Health in Nineteenth-Century Oxford,” while studying at the University of Oxford as part of Stanford’s Bing Overseas Studies Program.