Two outstanding Student Chapter members were honored at the AFS 2011 Conference.
Caroline Storer was awarded the James Wright Student Travel Award, given in recognition of her potential for success in research in fisheries genetics as well as her service to the American Fisheries Society. Caroline was invaluable in her role as the President of the Student Chapter in 2010-2011, coordinating the development of several new outreach programs. To learn more about her, see her website.
Neala was awarded the J. Frances Allen Scholarship and the Eugene Maughan Scholarship in recognition of her research promise, scientific merit and academic achievment. Neala has always been an active Student Chapter member, and she recently organized a Student-Mentor Happy Hour and Lunch, Career Fair, and Student Social as the Chair of Student Activities at AFS 2011. To learn more about her, see her website.