Students • Early Career Professionals

Fenske Fellowship: Learning the Ins and Outs of Lake Whitefish Management in the Upper Great Lakes

STUDENT ANGLE Marissa L. Hammond Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, Manly Miles Building, 1405 South Harrison Rd., East Lansing, MI 48823. E-mail: [email protected] The project that I worked on during my 2013-2014 Janice Lee Fenske fellowship provided me with a unique opportunity to improve our understanding and management of Lake Whitefish Coregonus... Read More

Purpose, History, and Importance of the Student Angle

by Andrew K. Carlson, Jesse R. Fischer, Landon L. Pierce, Dan J. Dembkowski, Michael E. Colvin, Janice A. Kerns, and Jeffrey D. Fore INTRODUCTION More than 20 years ago, a column in Fisheries was launched for dissemination of news and activities relevant to students in the American Fisheries Society (AFS). The birth of the Student... Read More

Try This! Sketch Your Conference Notes

by Natalie Sopinka—AFS Contributing Writer [email protected] With the Annual Meeting only a month away, it’s time to start preparing. T-shirt with fish pattern packed, check. Presentation saved to a USB stick, check. Pad of blank paper, a black Sharpie, and a favorite colored pencil to sketch symposium talks, check! This year, why not try sketching... Read More