Renee Ludlam (third year graduate student and candidate for the PhD degree) and Larissa Markwardt (first year graduate student) have recently won prestigious fellowships to support their graduate work.  Renee is the recipient of a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship for her project entitled “A Hard Look at Accretion and Ejection from Neutron Stars”.  Larissa has won a National Science Foundation Fellowship to begin her career at the University of Michigan.  Congratulations to both!