2019 GSARS Award Winners

A variety of objects representing discovery and research (including a computer, light bulb, writing utensils, and books) sit on a set of stacked lines representing a table. Text states "Discover New Perspectives"

We had people from a wide variety of disciplines presenting flash talks, oral presentations, and posters for yet another very successful  Graduate Student Assembly Research Symposium! We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our participants and congratulate our award-winning students in each of the three categories!


Oral Presentations

  • Gold: Whitney Woelmer, Alissa Hendricks, Catherine Cowan, and Syeed Md Iskander
  • Silver: Qi Song, Kaisen Lin, Shiqiang Zou, and James Budnick
  • Bronze: Michael Edwards, Aarushi Bhargava, Ubadah Sabbagh, and James Schlitt

Flash Talks

  • Gold: Lauren Bochicchio, Elizabeth Shadle, and Hanh Le
  • Silver: Gourav Sharma, Holly Morrison, and Tyler McFayden
  • Bronze: Khushboo Gupta, Martina Svyantek, and Diana Devine

Poster Presentations

  • Gold: Alexa Salsbury, Blake Sanders, and Rachel Hammer
  • Silver: Claire Marik, Joseph Sarver, and Venice Adams
  • Bronze: Ayeshan Mahendra, Rachelle Kuehl, and Ross Hammes