April 3, 2013
The Graduate Student Government and Graduate School are pleased to announce the award recipients for the following awards: top poster and oral presentations, Intermedia Competition, PechaKucha Competition, People's Choice Award, Graduate Dean's Undergraduate Mentoring Award, Foster Center for Student Innovation Commercialization Award, President's Research Impact Award, and the Graduate Dean's Photo Contest.
As in years past, the GradExpo featured disciplinary sessions with poster and oral presentations featuring students in the Physical Sciences & Technology, Natural Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences. Artists at the University presented Intermedia art projects, fine art works and performances. The PechaKucha competition session challenges students from every discipline to share their work in a rapid-fire slide show lasting under seven minutes. In addition to competing for thousands of dollars in cash prizes and recognition for their work, students have the opportunnity to interact with representatives from industry and government.
SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES
1st. Karen Hutchins - Interdisciplinary
2nd. Rebecca White - History
3rd. Ian Jesse - History
1st. Nadir Yildirim - Forest Resources
2nd. Katharin Ruskin - Ecology and Environmental Sciences
3rd. Anna Breard - Food Science and Human Nutrition
PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
1st. Silas Owusu-Nkwantabisah - Chemistry
2nd. Bess Koffman - Earth and Climate Sciences
3rd. Delia Massey - Civil Engineering