Awards

2018 Winners

ADSA STUDENT THREE-MINUTE THESIS CHALLENGE

First: Gustavo Mazon, University of Kentucky; Second: Kayla Alward, University of Georgia; Third: Katherine Kennedy, Michigan State University

NATIONAL MILK PROUCERS FEDERATION PAPER PRESENTATION CONTEST IN DAIRY PRODUCTIONS: MS DIVISION

First: Justin Rosadiuk, University of Alberta; Second: Sena Field, University of Florida; Third: Rebecca Hiltz, University of Idaho

NATIONAL MILK PRODUCERS FEDERATION PAPER PRESENTATION CONTEST IN DAIRY PRODUCTION: PHD DIVISION

First: Russel Pate, University of Illinois; Second: Amanda Davis, Cornell University; Third: Karla Rodriguez-Hernandez, South Dakota State University

NATIONAL DAIRY COUNCIL GRADUATE STUDENT PAPER PRESENTATION CONTEST IN DAIRY FOODS RESEARCH

First: Brittney Riebel, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Second: Brandon Carter, North Carolina State University; Third: Neha Neha, South Dakota State University

LEPRINO FOODS GRADUATE STUDENT POSTER PRESENTATION CONTEST IN DAIRY FOODS RESEARCH

First: Gonzalo Miyajusuki-Cruzado, Ohio State University; Second: Ben Ma, Kansas State University; Third: Karthik Babu, Kansas State University

PURINA ANIMAL NUTRITION GRADUATE STUDENT POSTER CONTEST IN DAIRY PRODUCTION: MS DIVISION

First: Sarah Sivinski, Kansas State University; Second: Emmanuel Asiamah, North Carolina A&T State University; Second: Jacob Hadfield, Utah State University; Third: Caroline Knoblock, University of Alberta

PURINA ANIMAL NUTRITION GRADUATE STUDENT POSTER CONTEST IN DAIRY PRODUCTION: PHD DIVISION

First: Clarissa Strieder-Barboza, Michigan State University; Second: Emmanuel Asiamah, North Carolina A&T State University; Third: Fernanda Batistel, University of Illinois

2017 Winners

ADSA STUDENT THREE-MINUTE THESIS CHALLENGE

First: Jennifer Spencer, University of Idaho; Second: Victoria Couture, University of Tennessee; Third: Neha Neha, South Dakota State University; Fourth: Hannah Bailey, University of Tennessee

NATIONAL MILK PRODUCERS FEDERATION GRADUATE STUDENT PAPER COMPETITION IN DAIRY PRODUCTION: MS DIVISION

First: Tony Bruinje, University of Alberta; Second: Benjamin Saylor, Kansas State University; Third: Derek Nolan, University of Kentucky

NATIONAL MILK PRODUCERS FEDERATION PAPER PRESENTATION CONTEST IN DAIRYPRODUCTION: PhD DIVISION

First: Amy Vasquez, Cornell University; Second: Adrian Barragan, The Ohio State University; Third: Rodrigo Albornoz, Michigan State University

NATIONAL DAIRY COUNCIL GRADUATE STUDENT PAPER PRESENTATION CONTEST IN DEAIRY FOODS RESEARCH

Frist: Luis Jimenez-Maroto, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Second: Niloufar Tari, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Third: Alice Marciniak, Universite Laval, Quebec

SCHREIBER FOOD GRADUATE STUDENT POSTER PRESENTATION CONTEST IN DAIRY FOODS RESEARCH

First: Dipakkumar Mehta, South Dakota State University; Second: Karthik Pandaleneni, Kansas State University; Third: Hiral Vora, South Dakota State University

PURINA ANIMAL NUTRITION GRADUATE STUDENT POSTER CONTEST IN DAIRY PRODUCTIONS: MS DIVISION

First: Bethany Dado-Senn, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Second: Amanda Fischer, University of Alberta; Third Ashley Diehl, university of Georgia

PURINA ANIMAL NUTRITION GRADUATE STUDENT POSTER CONTEST IN DAIRY PRODUCTION: PHD DIVISION

First: Mohanathas Gobikrushanth, University of Alberta; Second: Jonas de Souza, Michigan State University; Third: Hugo Monteiro, University of Nevada

2016 Winners

ADSA Student Three-Minute Thesis Challenge

First: Andy Lee, North Carolina State University; Second (tie): Melissa Bainbridge, University of Vermont; Second (tie): Lauren Mayo, University of Missouri; Third: Jeffrey Kaufman, University of Tennessee; First Undergraduate: Linda Beckett, Virginia Tech

National Milk Producers Federation Graduate Student Paper Competition in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Martin Carrasquillo-Mangual, Michigan State University; Second: Xisha Weng, University of Georgia; Third: Jayden MacPherson, University of Alberta

National Milk Producers Federation Graduate Student Paper Competition in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: J. Eduardo Rico, West Virginia University; Second: Adam Geiger, Virginia Tech; Third: Clarissa Strieder-Barboza, Michigan State University

Dairy Research Institute Graduate Student Paper Presen­tation Contest in Dairy Foods Research

First: Emily Griep, Cornell University; Second: Rizaldy Zapata, University of Calgary; Third: Isis Renhe, University of Guelph

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Elizabeth Keuter, Washington State University; Second: Robin Crossley, University of Guelph; Third: Austin Prichard, University of Wisconsin

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: Yairanex Roman Garcia, The Ohio State University; Second: Samantha Weaver, University of Wisconsin; Third: Rodrigo Ivan Albornoz, Michigan State University

Leprino Foods Graduate Student Poster Presentation Contest in Dairy Foods

First: Rachel Henderson, Kansas State University; Second: Curtis Park, North Carolina State University; Third: Gagan Gandhi, Kansas State University

Alltech Inc. Graduate Student Paper Publication Award

Carolina Jacometo, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brazil

2015 Winners

ADSA Student Three-Minute Thesis Challenge

First: Janna Moats, University of Saskatchewan; Second: Melissa Woolpert, William H Miner Institute/University of Vermont; Third: Karmella Dolecheck, University of Kentucky; Fourth (tie): Mac Campbell, William H Miner Institute/University of Vermont; Fourth (tie): Lee Cadesky, Cornell University

National Milk Producers Federation Graduate Student Paper Presentation Contest in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Kira MacMillan, University of Guelph; Second: Cynthia Scholte, University of Maryland; Third: Melissa Woolpert, Miner Institute

National Milk Producers Federation Graduate Student Paper Presentation Contest in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: Sabine Mann, Cornell University; Second: Katherine Boesche, Purdue; Third: Michel Baldin, Penn State University

Dairy Research Institute Graduate Student Paper Presen­tation Contest in Dairy Foods Research

First: Eve Mulcahy, University of College Cork; Second: Mary Hauser, Kansas State University; Third: Lee Cadesky, Cornell University

Schreiber Foods Graduate Student Poster Presentation Contest in Dairy Foods Research

First: Ty Wagoner, North Carolina State University; Second: Andy Lee, North Carolina State University; Third: Dipak Mehta, South Dakota State University

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Kirsten Beaudry, Virginia Tech; Second: Janna Moats, University of Saskatchewan; Third: Jayden Ashley Rae MacPherson, University of Alberta

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: Brittany Casperson, Purdue University; Second: Paige Gott, The Ohio State University; Third: Xiaosheng Gao, University of Alberta

Alltech Inc. Graduate Student Paper Publication Award

Natalia Martinez-Patino, University of Florida

2014 Winners

National Milk Producers Federation Paper Presentation Contest in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Sarah Burczynski, Michigan State University; Second: Lindsey Caudle, Virginia Tech; Third: Karmella Dolecheck, University of Kentucky

National Milk Producers Federation Paper Presentation Contest in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: Marlene Paibomesai, University of Guelph; Second: Ali Rashidenejad, University of Otago; Third: Xin Feng, Virginia Tech

Dairy Research Institute Graduate Student Paper Presen­tation Contest in Dairy Foods Research

First: Jade Proulx, Cornell University; Second: Sha Zhang, University of Missouri; Third: Emily O’Chiu, University of Missouri

Leprino Foods Graduate Student Poster Presentation Contest in Dairy Foods Research

First: Curtis Park, North Carolina State University; Second: Rodrigo Ibanez, University of Wisconsin; Third: Gopinathan Miletharayil, South Dakota State University

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Benjamin Enger, Washington State University; Second: Adrian Barragan, The Ohio State University; Third: S.A. Moore, University of Wisconsin

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: Matthew Stock, Iowa State; Second: Amanda Stone, University of Kentucky; Third: Marie Iwaniuk, University of Maryland

2013 Winners

National Milk Producers Federation Paper Presentation Contest in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Lucas Krueger, Iowa State University Second: Brittney Willing, Virginia Tech Third: Robb Bender, University of Wisconsin-Madison

National Milk Producers Federation Paper Presentation Contest in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: Kai Yuan, Kansas State University Second: Nilusha Malmuthuge, University of Alberta Third: Eduardo de Souza Ribeiro, University of Florida

Dairy Research Institute Graduate Student Paper Presen­tation Contest in Dairy Foods Research

First: Maneesha Mohan, University of Tennessee Second: Maricarmen Estrada, University of Nebraska Third: Justin Banach, Iowa State University

Schreiber Foods Graduate Student Poster Presentation Contest in Dairy Foods Research

First: Nuria Garcia-Fernandez, South Dakota State University Second: Curtis Park, North Carolina State University Third: Gerui Li, Iowa State University

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: MS Division

First: Marie Iwaniuk, University of Maryland Second: Clayton Stoffel, University of Wisconsin-Madison Third: Hannah Tucker, Virginia Tech

Purina Animal Nutrition Graduate Student Poster Contest in Dairy Production: PhD Division

First: Maris McCarthy, Cornell University Second: Katherine Boesche, Purdue University Third: Sanjeewa Ranathunga, South Dakota State University