Undergrads win competitions at AAEA meeting

August 2, 2017

AAEA outstanding club award 2017Nine department students traveled to the AAEA meetings in July in Chicago to participate in the undergraduate competitions.

For the 13th time in 15 years, Iowa State's Ag Business Club has won the Outstanding Club and/or the Creative Club Award. John Maubach, a senior in Ag Business, won the Earl O. Heady Spreadsheet competition. And the quiz bowl team of Catherine Isley, Izak Christensen, and Trevin Kennedy earned 3rd place in the national quiz bowl competition with 30 teams competing.

Other students participating in the competitions were Nate Christenson, Kyle Bates, Marc Throndson, Geordan Hanson, and Keely Acheson.

Shown accepting the outstanding club award in photo are Georgeanne Artz, Jayson Lusk (AAEA President), Catherine Isley and Marc Throndson (l to r).