Huong Nguyen (PhD) won first place at the 2017 Sustainable Agriculture Research Symposium student poster competition for her work, "Reducing herbicide reliance through cropping system diversification: A case study in the central Corn Belt."
Huong Nguyen (PhD) won first place at the 2017 Sustainable Agriculture Research Symposium student poster competition for her work, "Reducing herbicide reliance through cropping system diversification: A case study in the central Corn Belt."

2017 Sustainable Agriculture Research Symposium Student Poster Awardees

Several students presented academic posters at the 2017 Sustainable Agriculture Research Symposium, held on April 19 at the Memorial Union. Each year, students have the opportunity to present and discuss their research during a poster session, as well as participate in a poster competition with cash prizes. The competition was divided into PhD and MS categories, with each awarding first ($100), second ($75), and third ($50) place. The winners are:

PhD Category:

  1. Huong Nguyen
  2. [Kristine Nue]()
  3. Navreet Kaur Mahal

MS Cateogry:

  1. Rebecca Nixon
  2. John Krzton-Presson
  3. Ala Khaleel and David Weisberger (tie)