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UW Short Course Honors Recent Grads

Several recent graduates of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Farm &
Industry Short Course (FISC) received awards from the Wisconsin
Agricultural and Life Sciences Alumni Association during the FISC
graduation ceremony on March 20.

WALSAA Outstanding Student awards were presented to four second-year
Short Course students who excelled in academics, activities and
leadership. The recipients of this new award include Jessica Ebert,
Fond du Lac; Kipp Hinz, Osceola; Hans Johnson, Star Prairie; and
Tiffany Kohlmann, Reedsville. Each received a plaque and a $500 award.

WALSAA Activity and Leadership Awards went to selected students to
recognize exceptional work beyond the classroom within the Short
Course program. Receiving the award were Aaron Bohn, Watertown;
Curtis Hiett, Gurnee, Ill.; Scott Felten, St. Cloud; Michelle
Lindeman, Fort Atkinson; Timothy Horsch, New Holstein, and Stewart
Bartz, Downing.

WALSAA Academic awards were given to first- and second-year students
who maintained a 3.70 GPA or higher. Recipients include Samantha
Loehr, Mt Calvary; Tyler Thome, Malone; Brandon Lesar, Cedarburg;
Derek Sippel, St. Cloud; Ryan Nigh, Viroqua; Austin McCulley,
Reedsville; Kyle Frailing, Berlin; Todd Lanis, Minneapolis; Ethan
Ulness, Valders; and Joshua Collins, Clinton.