As Olympic athletes begin to arrive for August’s Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, University of Delaware student Nikki Patel, too, will begin her own gold medal worthy journey.

Patel, a junior athletic training major and first generation student, is UD’s newest Gilman Scholarship recipient. With the award, she has traveled to Brazil along with 17 other UD students as part of a behavioral health and nutrition study abroad program directed by associate professor Stephen Goodwin. Read the full article on UDaily.

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