In Winter 2021, the ABSc Graduate Student Council organized a virtual Creative Expression of Research Competition to recognize the amazing research being conducted in the Department. There were 4 random weekly draws for a $20.00 e-gift card to a business of the winner's choice. In addition, voting for an overall winner ($100.00 e-gift card) and runner-up ($50.00 e-gift card) also took place. All of the amazing submissions can be seen below!
Melissa Williams, a PhD candidate in Prof. Katie Wood's lab, was the winner for week 1. Melissa created an ad highlighting her research on the role of yeast as a feed additive in the beef feedlot industry to improve animal health and performance.
Kortney Acton, an M.Sc. Candidate studying beef cattle nutrition with Prof. Katie Wood, was the Week 2 Winner for her "COWSMOO" magazine cover!
M.Sc. candidate Lauren Finlay, also from the Wood lab captured a group of cattle lining up for their photoshoot at the new Beef Research facility.
Claire Mindus, a PhD candidate in the Harlander lab, summarized her research on feather pecking in birds infographic style!