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MSU Alumni Association announces student delegate officers

December 15, 2021


ABE student Katelin S. Waldrep makes finals of Three Minute Thesis Competition

An AETB master’s student from Cherokee, Alabama, Katelin Waldrep, was a finalist in Mississippi State University’s Three Minute Thesis Competition with her presentation, “Beyond Variety Selection: Do cropping systems have an impact on iron deficiency chlorosis (IDC) in soybeans?” For the full story, please visit The Graduate School Newsletter.

December 7, 2021


Two ABE Students Elected to Engineering Recruitment Leaders Executive Board

The Engineering Recruitment Leaders elected their new executive board on Tuesday evening. We are happy to announce the below members have been elected: President: Will Couch, Biomedical Engineering Vice President: Zachary Poindexter, Mechanical Engineering Secretary: Kaylee Wright, Mechanical Engineering Membership Chair: Chris Ogburn, Industrial Engineering and Business Administration Social Media Chair: Brooke Scardino, Biomedical Engineering…

November 22, 2021


MSU, ABE celebrate newest Rhodes Scholarship finalist

November 17, 2021


ABE Associate Professor LaShan Simpson earns recognition from national organization

November 15, 2021


ABE student leads MSU Energy Club to $250,000 win in XPRIZE carbon-removal competition supported by SpaceX CEO’s foundation

November 11, 2021


New ABE Assistant Professor, Dr. Xin Zhang, Wins Pellizi Prize

Every two years the Club of Bologna awards the Pellizi Prize, supported by FederUnacoma, for the worldwide best Ph.D. dissertations in agricultural machinery and mechanization. Mississippi State University’s Xin Zhang was selected as a winner. Dr. Zhang earned her Ph.D. at Washington State University and joined the faculty at MSU in August 2021.

November 5, 2021


Three ABE students are among those selected as 2021-22 Alumni Delegates

Three ABE students will serve as members of MSU’s Alumni Association’s liaison organization: Sophie Jones of Birmingham, AL, a junior biomedical engineering major; Kamryn Davis of Jackson, MS, a senior biomedical engineering major; and Chanukya “Chanu” Cherukuri of Madison, MS, a senior biological engineering major. To read the full article, please visit the MSU Newsroom.

November 1, 2021


Three of MSU’s new Presidential Scholars will study in ABE

Reagan S. Hendricks of Hoover, AL, a biomedical engineering major and Hoover High School graduate, received a Sanders Family Presidential Endowed Scholarship. John P. Givens of Knoxville, TN, a biomedical engineering major and Bearden High School graduate, received a Mike and Nan Sanders Presidential Endowed Scholarship. Khaoula Kamal of Tupelo, MS,  a biomedical engineering major…

November 1, 2021


ABE graduate student, Katelin Waldrep, earns 3rd place in the Agriculture and Life Sciences oral presentation category of MSU’s Graduate Research Symposium

ABE graduate student, Katelin Waldrep, earns 3rd place in the Agriculture and Life Sciences oral presentation category of MSU’s Graduate Research Symposium. Her presentation was on Managing Iron Deficiency Chlorosis (IDC) Through a Cropping System Approach.

October 29, 2021