Rebecca Fickling recently won the President’s President Award for her work as the President of the PsiStar Society.
PsiStar is a large and active society and currently has 186 paid members. Rebecca has led the PsiStar committee in organising a strong and varied programme of events throughout the year, including a 200 person strong Physics and Astronomy Ball with food, wine and music. Other events include karaoke nights, summer BBQs, evening Physics and Astronomy guest lectures, trips to CERN in Switzerland, as well as the frequent pub-crawls!
The award was presented on Wednesday 26 March at the Science and Engineering Academic Society Awards, which were attended by over 40 students from the societies along with academic staff from the Faculty. The Awards, prizes and certificates were presented by Julia Shelton, Dean for Taught Programmes in the Faculty of Science and Engineering