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Charlie Millard '18, seen here in Berkshire's science lab, has been named the Fenwick Scholar at Holy Cross.

Charlie Millard ’18 has been named Fenwick Scholar at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass.

The Fenwick Scholar is the highest academic honor the college bestows upon a student, and will allow Millard to spend his senior year involved in intensive research. He will will use the opportunity to study treatment of HIV, as well as the disproportionate impact of the disease on communities of color.

You can read more about Charlie's plans here.

Millard, a former student in the Advanced Math/Science Research (AMSR) program at Berkshire, was selected as a Regeneron STS semifinalist his senior year and studied under Dr. April Burch. He credits the program with inspiring him to continue scientific research at Holy Cross where he’s a biology major.

Upon hearing the news, Dr. Burch shared, “One of things I enjoy most about Berkshire is the opportunity to work with and inspire students at the beginning of their science career. Charlie took full advantage of the AMSR program and the connections that were made to secure an incredible legacy for himself on campus and jumpstart his research career. I am so proud that he has continued to work hard and his hard work is paying off.”

Advanced Math/Science Research Program