Conservation Sciences program select 2 students one each from MS and PhD for “An outstanding student of the year” award. The selection is based on research publications, conference presentations, and participation in conservation outreach programs. These information were derived from annual student reviews submitted by the students and approved by their advisors. This year's Outstanding Student of the Year Award Winners are 1) Carli Wagner, M.S. and 2) Thomas Gable, Ph.D.