2018 ANS Graduate Student Awards
2018 Department of Animal Science graduate student award winners have been named.
February 20, 2018
2018 Outstanding Graduate Student and Teaching Awards
The departmental graduate committee (Chen Chen, Almudena Veiga-Lopez and Juan Steibel) is pleased to announce the 2018 Outstanding Graduate Student and Teaching Award winners.
- Ashley Melnick (Chen Chen): Outstanding Master’s student
- Jonas de Souza (Adam Lock): Outstanding Ph.D. student
- Carly O’Malley (Janice Siegford): Teaching award
The students will receive a plaque and $1,000. Members of the committee felt that their decision was difficult because the department has an outstanding group of graduate students. Congratulations to Ashley, Jonas and Carly.
Jacob A. Hoefer Endowed Fellowship in Animal Science
Rodrigo Souza received the 2018 Jacob A. Hoefer Endowed Fellowship in Animal Science. Rodrigo is working on his Ph.D. in dairy nutrition under Dr. Mike VandeHaar.