Student Spotlights: Class of 2020

Student Spotlights: Class of 2021

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Jaime Breisch

Jaime Breisch

Jaime Breisch considers taking Wilderness and Civ to be one of the best decisions she made as a UM student and now hopes to be a wilderness ranger.

Kenna Karjala

Kenna Karjala

Kenna Karjala completed a two-year research project about beaver dam analogs – a restoration technique that uses a man-made structure to mimic the ecological effects of beaver dams.

Erin Knapp

Erin Knapp

Erin Knapp will use her GIS skills to assist with natural disaster mitigation and response through hazards and crisis mapping.

Elly McManus

Elly McManus

Elly McManus was awarded a Rebecca Romero Hunting Legacy Award by the UM Backcountry Hunters and Anglers Student Chapter, empowering her to hunt and fish for the first time.

Jake Reller

Jake Reller

After six years of working on trail crews throughout the West, Jake Reller returned to his studies as a transfer student to earn a forestry degree.

Sarah Sriraman

Sarah Sriraman

For her senior thesis project, Sarah Sriraman studied the social behavior and communication of pine siskins – a small finch that migrates in response to unpredictable food availability – at MPG Ranch.

Grace Stavich

Grace Stavich

Grace Stavich was a trip leader and gear coordinator for UM’s Freshman Wilderness Experience, a program that teaches incoming students leadership skills through a backpacking trip.

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