Lusk Albertson has awarded one of four “LAunch Scholarships” for 2019 to Jenison High School senior Megan Ter Haar.
Megan Ter Haar will attend Harvard College this fall to study public health and statistics, with a goal of working for a government agency to study outbreaks and epidemics. An advocate for science and STEM education, she is a competing member of the Jenison High School Science Olympiad team and serves as coach for the junior high team. She is also president of the Girls in STEM club which encourages young women to pursue STEM education. Ter Haar is also a member of the Grand Rapids Museum Watershed Team where she partnered with a council of students to design a watershed exhibit focused on public education.