2017 Annual Department Showcase Highlights

June 25, 2018

Young man smiling and talking to a poster presenter in the aisle.

The 2017 Showcase was held on October 26 at the St. Paul Student Center. It included a luncheon with scholarship and fellowship recipients and their family members, industry partners, alumni, and donors. Approximately $150,000 were awarded to more than 70 students. A keynote speech was given by the executive director of the Freshwater Society and department alumnus Steve Woods ‘86. Watch Woods’ speech

The department’s advisory board and council members also met. Members learned more about the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences and the College of Science and Engineering after meeting the colleges’ respective deans.

The showcase ended with a networking and research poster session. This portion of the event featured the innovative research conducted by department students and researchers. A record 59 posters were presented.

The 2018 Showcase is scheduled for Thursday, October 25 at the St. Paul Student Center.