MELBOURNE, FLA.—Jake Wortman, of Marblehead, Mass., received the Faculty Senate Scholarship at Florida Institute of Technology’s recent Honors Convocation. The scholarship recognizes student excellence in a first-year student. Wortman is a freshman in the Department of Physics and Space Sciences.
Wortman is on the Dean’s List and is a member of Phi Eta Sigma, the national honor society for first-year students. He is also an active member of the Society of Physics Students and Students for the Exploration and Development of Space. These organizations are hosted by his department.