Winner of the Swedish Junior Water Prize (Svenska Juniorvattenpriset) 1999, a national science competition for high school students. My project assessed the use of wetlands for nitrogen reduction in wastewater. Represented Sweden in the international competition Stockholm Junior Water Prize.
It was also the last time I had short hair. I thought short hair would be less work, but as soon as it was cut I realized that I have whirls everywhere. Unless I spent half an hour styling it every morning, I ended up looking like a Guinea Pig. If you ever wondered about my signature pony tail – it is simply the path of least resistance!