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Student group at Spring Fest

 

For events and meetings view:
FNR Student Organization Calendars.

Seth Harden, BSF 2010, shares opportunities available in FNR student organizations.

 

FNR Student Council Presents: "What you need to know about your Departmental Club." Listed Below are meeting times and office hours for each departmental club.  Also listed are contacts for each club and links to the club's web site. For more information, feel free to contact a club officer or advisor.  View Student Opportunities to see information on study abroad and honors/leadership opportunities.

To purchase FNR merchandise contact Student Council officers. Water bottles, shirts, cutting boards, portfolios and sweat shirts are just a few of the items available.

Student Council

The Student Council is comprised of the cabinet, the president of each departmental club, a representative elected from each departmental club, overall sophomore representative, and an overall freshmen representative. If you would like to purchase FNR Merchandise contact the Student Council Officers.

Graduate Student Council Officers
President: Nick LaBonte
Vice President/Faculty Liaison:  Shuai Chen
Secretary: Emily McCallen
FNR PGSG Representative: Nicholas LaBonte
Advisor: Dr. Robert Swihart


Treasurer: Patrick Duffy
Compass Magazine Editor:  Lee Henebry
Extension & Outreach Chair: Johanna Desprez
FNR Senator: Ahmed Abdel-Moneim Mohamed

 

Undergraduate Student Council Officers
President: Amanda Webb
Vice President: Liz Kovacs
Treasurer: Kalli Fredrickson
Secretary:  Carmen Dobbs


Student Body Rep: Christina Kroecs; Sophomore Representative: Carmen Dobbs, Freshman Representative: Baleigh Haynes
Advisor: Dr. Robert Swihart
 

The Council’s purpose is to promote coordination and cooperation among students, student organizations and faculty in the Department of Forestry & Natural Resources. It is composed of president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, and representatives from each departmental student organization and the freshman and sophomore classes.


American Fisheries Society (AFS)

Officers
President: Kay Starzynski
Vice President: Wesley Goldsmith
Treasurer: Sam Thiede 
Secretary: Sara Andree 
Advisor: Dr. Tomas Höök

 

American Fisheries Society logo
Meeting times: 6:00pm; every other Thursday, PFEN G077
Club Email: purdue_afs@yahoo.com
 

AFS promotes scientific research and enlightened management of resources for optimum use and enjoyment by the public. It also encourages a comprehensive education for fisheries scientists and continuing on-the-job training.


Forest Products Society (FPS)

Officers
President: Mike Kline
Vice President: Christina Kroes
Secretary: TJ Bauters 
Treasurer: Rob Packard
StuCo Rep: TJ Bauters
Advisor: Dr. Rado Gazo

 

Forest Products logo

Meeting times: 6:00 pm; Monday evenings, FPRD 105
 

FPS is a world leader in technical information transfer to further the socially beneficial use of wood and fiber resources. Society members represent a broad range of professional interests, including private and public research and development, industrial management and production, marketing, education, government, engineering, and consulting.


International Association for Society & Natural Resources (IASNR)

Officers
President: Evan Warner
Vice President: Andrew Bagnara
Information Officer: Liz Monell
Advisor: Dr. Linda Prokopy

IASNR is an organization committed to enhancing education via service to the community, promoting environmental stewardship, and promoting sustainable use of resources.


Purdue Student Society of Arboriculture (PSSA)

Officers
President: Kris Brown
Treasurer: Jay Buchan
Secretary: Joe Cogswell
StuCo Rep: Kris Brown
Advisor: Lindsey Purcell

 

Purdue Student Society of Arboriculture (PSSA) logo
Office Hours with Advisor: T and Th 9-11am (No meeting currently scheduled)
Club email: purduessa@yahoo.com
 

The purpose of this student organization is to advance the science, technology, education, and practice of urban forestry, arboriculture, and related fields and to use the knowledge and skill of the profession to benefit the members and society.


Society of American Foresters (SAF)

Officers
President: Mike Kline
Vice President: Craig Reckelhoff
Treasurer: TJ Bauters
Secretary: Allison Ruebeck
StuCo Rep:  TJ Bauters
Advisors: Dr. Mike Jenkins

 

Society of American Foresters (SAF)
Meeting times: weekly on Tuesday evenings.
Club email:
purdueforestry@gmail.com
 

The mission of SAF is to advance the science, education, technology, and practice of forestry; to enhance the competency of its members; to establish professional excellence; and to use the knowledge, skills, and conservation ethic of the profession to ensure the continued health and use of forest ecosystems and the present and future availability of forest resources to benefit society.


The Wildlife Society (TWS)

Officers
President: Cole Bleke 
Vice President: Rachel Vanausdall
Treas/Sec: Jade Tonos 
StuCo Rep: Ben Abbott
Advisor: Prof. Patrick A. Zollner
Graduate Student Advisor: Josh Shields


The Wildlife Society Logo
Meeting times: 6:00 pm, biweekly on Wednesdays, PFEN 103.
National Association For Interpretation (NAI) is now a division under TWS. For more information please use TWS's listed contacts.
 

The mission of TWS is to enhance the ability of wildlife professionals to conserve diversity, sustain productivity, and ensure responsible use of wildlife resources for the benefit of society.


College of Agriculture Student Organizations


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