The $50 Student Presentation Award is awarded each year for a presentation given at the annual meeting of the AKES to one student member based on the criteria below.
- Presentation quality
- Scientific quality
- Depth of knowledge as demonstrated by answering audience questions
Molly McDermott – Response of arthropod communities to shrub expansion in Western Alaska (audio)
Logan Mullen – Proposed research: A taxonomic revision of the rove beetle genus Phlaeopterus (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Omaliinae) (audio)
Jill Stockbridge – Effects of different logging practices on the beetles and spiders on Prince of Wales Island, Alaska (second place)
Brent Mortensen – Scales of predator mediated defense against an aspen (Populus tremuloides) specialist