Winning the Columbia University-Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association/Ada Mutch scholarship is Sean Thompson, a native Californian. Getting his BS in Neurobiology, Physiology and behavior in 2003, Sean went to live and work in New Zealand for two years. In 2009 he returned to the United States to the BSN/MSN program at Columbia University, currently finishing the Master’s portion of the program to become a Family Nurse Practitioner. Once he graduates his goal is to join the National Health Service Corp and practice with underserved populations in urban areas.