One free spot will be given to a continuing student in an upcoming lichen workshop hosted by Northwest Lichenologists at Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls, OR
Who: Dr. T. Esslinger, Porfessor Emeritus, North Dakota State University, hosted by Northwest Lichenologists
What: 3 day foliose lichen workshop, including field trip to Lava Beds National Monument
Where: Oregon Institute of Technology, Klamath Falls, OR, and Lava Beds National Monument, CA
When: Friday April 1-Sunday April 3
Who is eligible for funding? Any undergraduate or graduate student that is currently enrolled in a 2- or 4- year academic institution. Funding will cover cost of attendance, but student is responsible for their own transportation to and from Klamath Falls, and lodging, if applicable. Student may be able to stay at Dr. Byrne’s house if they are coming from out of town- if they prefer this option, please mention it in your application.
How to apply: email a one page statement of interest, including your academic background, experience with lichens, and how you would benefit from attending this workshop to Dr. Kerry Byrne (Kerry.Byrne@oit.edu).
Statement must be received no later than Friday, 3/25 at 5 pm.
Student will be notified no later than Monday, 3/28 if they have been chosen to attend.
Questions? Visit the Northwest Lichenologists website or email Dr. Kerry Byrne for additional information.