TWS Student Chapter members awarded at North Dakota conference

Past President Rick Baydack, President Gary Potts, Central Mountains and Plains Representative to Council Bob Lanka and student chapter adviser Susan Ellis-Felege pose with members of the University of North Dakota’s TWS student chapter. Image courtesy of Susan Ellis-Felege.

Student chapter members at the University of North Dakota were recognized at the recent TWS North Dakota Chapter conference. Among 20 UND undergraduate students and five graduate students, many received awards for their work. Tanner Stechmann, was awarded most outstanding undergraduate student and Alicia Andes was named most outstanding UND graduate student. Further, Nick Conrad, who won first place for a blue-winged teal research project at the annual TWS conference in Winnipeg, also won an award at the meeting for the most outstanding poster presentation. Read more in the university’s student paper.