Symposium Winners

Our ABE Graduate Student Association (ABEGSA) held their annual Industrial Research Symposium February 9, 2021. The Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition is one of the highlights of this annual event. Taking first place was Abigail Ekeigwe. Jenny Rackliffe took second, and Casey Hooker received third place. Congratulations to Abigail, Jenny, and Casey!

The poster presentation winners:
Bio-energy & Biological Engineering – Jennifer Rackliffe (1st), Casey Hooker (2nd)

Biotechnology/Regulations & Food Process Engineering – Emily Kerstiens (1st), Mercy Okezue (2nd)

Environmental & Natural Resources Engineering – Danielle Winter (1st), Ariana Montoya (2nd)

Machine Systems & Agricultural Systems Management – Zhengpu Chen (1st), Abishek Kumar Umrawal (2nd)

GSA Outdoor Meeting

Date and Time – Monday, October 5 2020 at 6:30 PM EDT to 8:30 PM EDT

Location – Pickett Park, Pod 1

The main purpose of this meeting is to help first-year ABE graduate students meet other students in the department and have a fun time together. We will be playing socially distant games outside (frisbee golf, croquet, ect.) and do not plan to have food.

2020 Graduate Mentor Award

Left to right: Dr. Mosier, Dr. Field, Eric Kong, and Mahmoud Nour

During a small award presentation, GSA President Eric Kong was able to present the Outstanding Faculty Mentor of Engineering Graduate Students award to Dr. Field. The nominator, Mahmoud Nour, and ABE department head, Dr. Mosier were also in attendance.

2019 – 2020 Event Archive

The objectives of the Agricultural & Biological Engineering Graduate Student Association (ABE-GSA) at Purdue University are to foster a sense of community among ABE graduate students through organized social activities, philanthropy events, mentoring, and professional development programs. Discover more on the About Us page or the Activities pages, and check out news on the Blog!

Upcoming Events (Students: check your emails for details!)

  • Roller Skating with the GSA, February 26th, 6:10 pm
  • Special PD seminar, March 9, 12-1:30 pm
  • Birthday Bash

Previous events

See Photos for pictures of past events!

Current Grad Students:
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