Matthew Miller was one of 59 students selected from 756 candidates across the country for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship. Miller, a junior cadet, from Kalamazoo, Michigan, who serves as an honor representative for the Corps of Cadets, is majoring in biology with a minor in American politics. He plans to pursue a master’s degree in urban and regional planning after graduating in 2019.
Miller was the first recipient of the Lawrence C. Mohr/ Huge Foundation Scholarship at the Citadel in 2015. He is spending the spring semester in Washington, D.C., as a research and publications intern for the Environmental Law Institute. His research projects include food waste reduction, private environmental governance, sustainable agriculture, small-scale fishing communities, and urban planning.