Research Advances in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Ecology Symposium (RAFWE)!

SAVE THE DATE: RAFWE 2023 will be April 14th. 

Any other information on the website pertains to RAFWE 2022. 


award winners for RAFWE 2022:

Best graduate poster: Fang-Yu (Betty) Shen

Best undergraduate poster: Alastair Brent Cardenas

Best mentor/mentee poster: Jared Hedges

Best MS talk: Kim Haab

Best PhD talk: Brian Erickson

Best undergraduate talk: Jose Alberto Torres

Big thanks to our judges: 

Carl Lundblad, Ivan Arismendi (who stepped up to judge both a talk session and some posters!), Samara Haver, Craig Norrie, Bruce Dugger, Brian Sidlauskas, Alejandro Fernandez Ajo, Dana Sanchez, Tiffany Garcia, Susan Piacenza, Michael Banks, Melanie Davis, Jim Peterson, Erica Johnson, Alvaro Cortes, and Jonny Armstrong. 

Big thanks to our volunteers:

  • Swag & registration table: Brent Cardenas, Lisa Hildebrand, Lindsay Millward, Lauren Diaz, Cara Christensen, and Chelsea Sink
  • Trivia helpers: Janelle Layton and Anna Kennedy
  • Session hosts: Cara Appel, Aimee Massey, Cailin Mackenzie, and Betty Shen
The Research Advances in Fisheries Wildlife and Ecology Symposium (RAFWE) showcases research, extension, and outreach activities conducted by students (grad and undergrad) who conduct research in the fields of fisheries, wildlife, and ecology here, or from other universities, and is hosted by the Department of Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Sciences at Oregon State University.