2006 Scholarship Winners
By Banette Kritzky, Scholarship Chair
The Scholarship Committee has received the names of the student scholarship winners for 2006. Eleven Minnesota colleges and universities have approved GIS programs, and three have both graduate and undergraduate programs. Each program is allowed to identify one of their best students as a MnGIS/LIS scholarship winner.
Students receive a certificate, free registration to the annual conference, and the opportunity to participate in the student paper competition (see accompanying story).
Please join us in congratulating the following students for their outstanding achievements in their GIS programs.
Anoka Ramsey Community College - Jared Cruz
Bemidji State University - Joey Wade
Fond du Lac Community College - Paul Malinka
Itasca Community College - Casey Souder
Macalester College - Joel Larson
St. Cloud State University (graduate) - Chad Yost
St. Cloud State University (undergrad) - Jake Galzki
St. Mary's University of Minnesota (graduate) - Claudia Cacares
St. Thomas University - Kaleb Stromberg
University of Minnesota (graduate) - Jessica Fendos
University of Minnesota (undergrad) - Justin Becknell
University of Minnesota - Duluth - Jim Lind
University of Minnesota, Mankato (graduate) - Lyle Petrick
University of Minnesota, Mankato (undergrad) - Jonathan Thornburg
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-602-7905.