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UW-RF Students Receive Food Association Scholarships
JAN. 7, 2005--Three University of Wisconsin-River Falls students in the
College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences are recipients
of a $1,500 scholarship from the Midwest Food Processors Association.
The MFPA offers up to six such scholarships each year to agriculture or
food science undergraduates in the University of Wisconsin System, based
on interest in the food science industry and academic achievement.
Justin Storlie, a graduating senior majoring in agricultural engineering
technology from Farmington, Minn., is the recipient of the Kenneth G.
Weckel Scholarship. Storlie's career goals and interests are in designing
new vegetable harvesting equipment.
Lee Schulz, a junior agricultural business major from Rosholt, Wis., was
also chosen to receive the Kenneth G. Weckel Scholarship, Schulz has been
employed at a frozen grocery warehouse, and he hopes to pursue a career
in agricultural sales or management.
Jessica Trcka, a freshman agricultural studies major from Montgomery,
Minn., received the Carleton A. Friday Memorial Scholarship. Trcka is
employed in the accounting/payroll department at the Seneca Foods Corporation
processing plant located in Montgomery, Minn.
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