2011 CWSS Conference Student Awards

 

Rachel Brush

Rachel Brush

Graduate scholarship award

1st Place $2,000

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Stacey Haack

Stacey Haack

Undergraduate scholarship award

1st Place $2,000

BIO

Lennel Mendoza

Lennel Mendoza

Undergraduate scholarship award

2nd Place $1,000

BIO

Sarah Bell

Sarah Bell

Undergraduate scholarship award

3rd Place - $500

BIO

Sonia Rios

Sonia Rios

Undergraduate scholarship award

4th Place - $500

BIO

The California Weed Science Society was pleased to honor several deserving students with awards this year at the annual conference. Awards were made to students for posters presented at the meeting with Nathalia Mourad, CSU Fresno, receiving 1st place ($500), Annabel Rodriguez, CSU Fresno, 2nd place ($300) and Katrina Steinhauer, CSU Fresno, 3rd place ($200). In the student research paper session, Marcelo Moretti, CSU Fresno, was awarded 1st place ($500) and Kristen Weathers, UC Riverside, 2nd place ($300).

Please be sure to encourage young scholars that you know to apply for these awards in the upcoming year. Information on the award programs can be obtained by contacting Rob Wilson at rgwilson@ucdavis.edu.

The  CWSS Award of Excellence

The Society presents the Award of Excellence annually to weed scientists or
weed practitioners for a long track record of accomplishments in weed
science and/or management.

2011 Winners:

Jennifer Malcolm & Hugo Ramirez

Previous CWSS Award of Excellence Winners

1985

June McCaskell, Jack Schlesselman & Tom Yutani

1986

Harry Agamalian, Floyd Colbert & Ed Rose

1987

Bruce Ames, Pam Jones, & Steve Orloff

1988

Bill Clark & Linda Romander

1989

Earl Suber

1990

Ron Hanson & Phil Larson

1991

John Arvik & Elin Miller

1992

Don Colbert & Ron Kelley

1993

Ron Vargas

1994

Jim Cook & Robert Norris

1995

Mick Canevari & Rich Waegner

1996

Galen Hiett & Bill Tidwell

1997

David Haskell & Louis Hearn

1998

Jim Helmer & Jim Hill

1999

Joe DiTomaso

2000

Kurt Hembree

2001

Steven Fennimore, Wanda Graves & Scott Steinmaus

2002

Carl Bell & Harry Kline

2003

Dave Cudney & Clyde Elmore*

2004

Michelle LeStrange & Mark Mahady

2005

Scott Johnson & Richard Smith

2006

Bruce. Kidd, Judy Letterman & Celeste Elliott

2007

Barry Tickes & Cheryl Wilen

2008

Dan Bryant & Will Crites

2008

Ken Dunster* & Ron Vargas*

2009

Ellen Dean & Wayne T. Lanini

2010

Lars W.J. Anderson & Stephen F. Colbert

*President’s Award for Lifetime Achievement in Weed Science

 

 

 

 

The Short Handle Hoe

Vision and Mission Statements

CWSS Award of Excellence

Honorary Members Listing

 

Mark Your Calendar for the 65th Annual Conference

January 23-25, 2013

Hyatt Regency at Capitol Park

Sacramento, CA

2012-2013 Awards, Events & Contests

Publications

Aquatic and Riparian Weeds of the West

This is practical guide to the identification and biology of submerged, floating leaved, and emergent aquatic weeds in the Western United States. The book contains a full description of 89 species representing 36 plant families, and another 96 plants compared as similar species. There is at least one photograph each of 171 aquatic plant species. The book contains quick identification tables, several keys, and an illustrated glossary.

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Weeds of California

This new weed identification book has been in the making for over six years. It is the most comprehensive weed identification book yet produced in the United States. It contains over 3000 color photos of infestations and whole plants as well as close-up photos of flowers, seedlings and seeds. DiTomaso and Healy offer comprehensive descriptions and photographs of over 750 weed species in the book. Detailed information about seedlings, mature plants, flowers, fruits, roots, germination and propagation characteristics and descriptions of similar species simplify the quick and accurate identification of a weed.

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