Student Scholarship Winners’Competition Results By Will Craig, Scholarship Committee
Student scholarship winners from a dozen GIS programs competed for cash prizes at the 2007 Annual Conference.Each student received free conference registration, and wasguaranteed a $200 minimum award for competing.Those students and the titles of their presentations were listed in our Fall issue.This article lists the prize winners in each of the three divisions.
Graduate paper and presentation: 1st Place ($1000) Andrew Moore – MinnesotaStateUniversity, Mankato The Integration of Retail Site Location Analysis, Spatial Interaction Models and Geographic Information Systems
2nd Place ($500) Jason Menard – University of Minnesota Anisotropic Least-Cost Modeling of Roman Roads in Cumbria, United Kingdom using ArcGIS and Idrisi
Undergraduate presentation: 1st Place ($800) Jeff Reinhart – St. CloudStateUniversity Analysis of Upstream Phosphorus Loading to Big SaukLake
2nd Place ($400) Mark Balwanz – MinnesotaStateUniversity, Mankato Improving the Efficiency of the TwinCitiesPark and Ride System Using GIS
Community College poster: 1st Place ($500) Colin Lee – AnokaRamseyCommunity College Disk Golfing in Inver Grove Heights