Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Annual Eastman Rice Speaking Contest. Five students have been selected to receive cash prizes for their presentations on the role of CALS in shaping a diverse & inclusive future. And the winners are:
1st place: Mara Basich-Pease (Senior, Environmental & Sustainability) $1,500
2nd place: Johanna Dejoria (Senior, Communication) $1,000
3rd place: Chenab Khakh (Junior, Biology & Society) $800
Honorable Mention: Nathan Laurenz (Freshman, Entomology) and Jonathan Price (Senior, Plant Sciences) $600 each.
Many thanks to the judges: Teresa Bell (CALS Alumni Affairs & Development), Anahita Verahrami (Office of Marketing & Communications), and Jodi Cohen (Department of Communication).