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PhD student, Jenna Curtis, won a Council Award for Best Student Presentation at the recent American Ornithological Society meeting in Anchorage, Alaska.

The Willamette Valley Bird Symposium was on 19 January 2019. A wild success, it was attended by nearly 400 people who enjoyed a keynote talk by Kenn Kaufman and many interesting talks by our students. The whole meeting is organized and run by students at OSU!