Students Receive Awards for Research at Ecological Integration Symposium

Shelby Kilpatrick and Tyler Raszick standing with award certificates

Shelby Kilpatrick and Tyler Raszick. Photo by Rob Williams

Congratulations to senior Shelby Kilpatrick and Ph.D. student Tyler Raszick on receiving top awards during the 2017 Ecological Integration Symposium  held on Friday, March 24.

Kilpatrick tied for first place in the Undergraduate Oral Presentation category. Kilpatrick’s presentation was titled “Density-dependent phenotypic plasticity in Schistocerca lineata Scudder, 1899 (Orthoptera: Acrididae)”

Kilpatrick is an Entomology and Agricultural Leadership and Development double major and works in Dr. Hojun Song’s lab.

Raszick tied for first place in the Graduate Oral Presentation category with his presentation titled “Boll Weevil (Antonomous grandis) population genomics as a tool for monitoring and management.”

Raszick is currently mentored by Dr. Gregory Sword.

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