Lindsay Lee, a senior studying math and Spanish, has been named a Rhodes Scholar, the most prestigious international award a student can earn.
Lee, of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, is one of thirty-two American students chosen from 857 endorsed by 327 colleges and universities. She is the seventh UT student to receive the honor in the Rhodes program’s 111-year history.
Lee will begin all-expenses-paid studies at the University of Oxford in England in fall 2014. She plans to study statistics for applications in public health.