Several graduate students and visiting scientists traveled to Manhattan, Kansas for the 2015 meeting of the North Central Branch of ESA. The following awards were presented.
BS/MS Ten Minute Presentations P-IE: Bridget Blood - 3rd place. Title: Thousand cankers disease: attraction of Pityophthorus juglandis to volatiles associated with black walnut and Geosmithia morbida
PhD Poster Presentations PBT,SysEB, P-IE: Andres Sandoval-Mojica
- 3rd place. Title: Determination and silencing optimization of the main components in the Reticulitermes flavipes peritrophic matrix [click Andres Sandoval
Linnaean Games: Purdue - 2nd place (Linnaean team pictured at right)
Triplehorn Challenge Pinning Competition: Yan Yan
- 5th place [click Yan Yan
Student Travel Scholarhsips: Bridget Blood
, Alexandra Duffy
, Gabriel Hughes
[click Alli Duffy
and Gabriel Hughes
Congratulations to all who competed!