Tag: Sager Scholarship

Student research contributes to conservation efforts at UW-Green Bay natural areas

Six University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students will report on research conducted at three 
UW-Green Bay natural areas at the 26th annual Cofrin Student Symposium from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, in the Christie Theatre in the University Union. More than 150 students over nearly three decades have received funding through the program made […]

Senior earns Sager award for work on Marinette County aquifer

The winner of this year’s Sager Scholarship is Christa Kananen, a senior majoring in Geoscience with a minor in Environmental Science. Her paper “Drawdown of the Potentiometric Surface of the Cambrian-Ordovician Aquifer in Marinette County” was based on her undergraduate research project under the guidance of NAS Associate Prof. John Luczaj. The Sager Scholarship for […]

Giving Back: Celebrating 25 years of student environmental research

Ten University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students will report on research conducted in UW-Green Bay natural areas at the 25th annual Cofrin Student Symposium, scheduled from 1-5 p.m. Tuesday, March 4 in the Christie Theatre of the University Union on campus, 2420 Nicolet Drive. The symposium marks a quarter-century of student research and more 140 students […]

Student paper on sugar/cancer relationship earns 2014 Sager Scholarship

The Cofrin Center for Biodiversity has announced the selection of Holly Plamann as recipient of the 2014 Sager Scholarship for her paper titled “Can Added Sugar Intake Increase the Risk of Developing Pancreatic Cancer?” The Sager Scholarship recognizes excellence in science writing based on undergraduate student research. Plamann will receive a $1,000 award, available for […]