K-State Ag Economics Student Updates

Agribusiness students earn scholarships at Kansas Livestock Association Meeting

January 29, 2013 – Seven K-State students earned scholarships during the annual Kansas Livestock Association meeting. Of these seven scholars, 2 are agribusiness students. Carl Clawson, freshman in agribusiness, received the $1,000 Old District 4 Scholarship. Garrett Kays, freshman in agribusiness, received a $1,000 Youth in Agriculture Scholarship.

Agricultural Economics student addressed graduates at the College of Agriculture fall commencement in December

January 29, 2013 – Three bachelor’s degree candidates were selected to give the student address at the College of Agriculture fall commencement Dec. 8, 2012. The department’s own, Garrett Lister, was one of the three selected for this honor.

To read more about these honors and other news from the College of Agriculture, click here.

Melissa Lynes chosen to present at Capitol Graduate Research Summit

January 29, 2013 – Four of the 11 K-State students chosen to present at the Capitol Graduate Research Summit Feb. 14 in Topeka are from the College of Agriculture. They are Michael Gibson, master’s student in grain science; Melissa Lynes, doctoral student in agricultural economics; Michael Joseph, doctoral student in grain science; and Kabita Kharel, master’s student in entomology.


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