If you are a student, you may contact Joan Held (her email below) at the Northern and Central New Jersey (NCNJ) Chapter of the Mid-Atlantic States Section (MASS) of the A&WMA to request 100% of your already low ($35) student membership fee covered!

Joan Held's email is Joannheld@comcast.net.

Past Events

Second Mini-Conference “Pursuing a Successful Career in Science” and Student Poster Competition

Sponsored by the Northern and Central New Jersey Chapter of the Mid-Atlantic States Section of the Air & Waste Management Association, the Department of Environmental Sciences, and the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences

The Event was held on 5 February 2013 at 59 Biel Road New Brunswick, NJ 08901 in Cook Campus Center, Multipurpose Room C

$900 in graduate and undergraduate poster prizes were awarded!!!

Winners of the 2013 Poster Competition:

First Place:  $400
Amanda Sorensen

Second Place: $300
Jeffrey R Kirkland

Third Place:  $200
Timothy J Waller

Winners of the 2011 Poster Competition:
1st Place: Robyn A. Mikita (mikita@eden.rutgers.edu), Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University for her poster titled "Microbial Community Structure Changes in a Wildfire Impacted Forest Soil May Reflect the Alternate State Hypothesis":
2nd Place: Huajun Zhen (zhenhuajun@gmail.com), Department of Environmental Sciences @ Rutgers for his poster titled: "Effect of Aerosolization and Sampling on Cell Integrity of Escherichia coli":
3rd Place: Cynthia Steiner (steincy@gmail.com), Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Sciences for her poster titled "Use of carbon dating, LOI and vegetational changes to determine carbon sequestration rates with ecosystem history in the Hackensack Meadowlands, New Jersey":