Two CFAES students named NOAA Knauss Fellows

CFAES students Anna Apostel, a PhD candidate in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering (FABE), and Elizabeth Berg, a master’s degree student in the School of Environment and Natural Resources, have been chosen to be among the 40th class of National Sea Grant’s prestigious John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship, a yearlong program that places highly qualified graduate students in host offices in the legislative and executive branches of the U.S. government.

Apostel will be serving as international ocean liaison for the Global Ocean Monitoring and Observing program in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research. Berg will be working in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Office of Congressional and Legislative Affairs.

Read more.—Jill Jentes, Assistant Director and Communications Coordinator, Ohio Sea Grant