Student Achievement


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Student Spotlight 2022


Graduation Honors

Morgan Sysskind, CRSS student worker (supervised by Dr. George Vellidis) and incoming graduate student (advised by Dr. Cristiane Pilon) received the UGA-Tifton MVP student award and the Marie Gaskins Prince Scholarship at the UGA-Tifton graduation celebration ceremony held on Saturday, May 7.

The MVP Student Award was established in 2009 to honor undergraduate seniors who best exemplify the ideals of scholarship, professionalism and service.  The award is sponsored by the Georgia Cotton Commission with winners announced at the Campus’ graduation receptions.

The Marie Gaskins Prince Scholarship Fund provides an annual scholarship to an undergraduate student from Berrien, Tift, Coffee or Lowndes counties.

Congratulations, Morgan!

Outstanding Graduate Student Scholar Award

Gurpreet Virk, Ph.D. student advised by Dr. John Snider, was awarded the CAES Alumni Outstanding Graduate Student Scholar Award at the 2022 CAES Student Awards and Leadership Banquet. The event was held on April 26, 2022 at the Georgia Center.

The CAES Alumni Association established this scholarship to recognize the outstanding Graduate Student Scholar within the college. This student has shown evidence of scholarly accomplishments throughout their graduate program.

Congratulations, Preet!

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