deng nchcLily Deng, a junior studying biomedical engineering, recently won the award for the best poster in the Business, Engineering, and Computer Science category at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference (NCHC) in Denver, Colorado.

NCHC is professional association of undergraduate honors programs and colleges; honors directors and deans; and honors faculty, staff, and students.

Deng, who is also a student in the University Honors Program and Early Medical School Acceptance Program, is working on a bone tissue engineering project in the lab of BME associate professor Ho-Wook Jun, Ph.D.