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Each semester, WGNHS hires students to work on a wide variety of projects with our faculty and staff. We leverage the work we can do with the help of students from area campuses; students get valuable experience as interns, research assistants, lab assistants and field assistants.

Shazwan Abdul Hamid
Shazwan Abdul Hamid outside on a snowy day

Project title: Jefferson County STATEMAP
Advisor/supervisor: Esther Stewart

Email: aabdulhamid2@wisc.edu

Ellie Callahan
photo of WGNHS student Ellie Callahan

Project title: Data preservation and outreach/social media
Advisors/supervisors: Brad Gottschalk, Carsyn Ames, Carol McCartney

Email: ehcallahan@wisc.edu

Sydney Chen
Sydney Chen

Project title: Data preservation of USGS schedules for well construction information
Advisor/supervisor: Irene Lippelt

Email: sydney.chen@wisc.edu

Stefanie Dodge
Stefanie Dodge

Project title: Sediment transport mechanisms and geomorphic processes associated with shore ice along cold climate coasts
Advisor/supervisor: J. Elmo Rawling, III

Email: stefanie.dodge@wisc.edu

Libby Ives
Libby Ives

Project title: Pleistocene geology of Jefferson County, WI
Advisor/supervisor: Elmo Rawling

Email: woodfor5@uwm.edu

Katy Jurgella
Photo of WGNHS student Katy Jurgella

Project title: Data preservation and outreach/social media
Advisors/supervisors: Brad Gottschalk, Carsyn Ames, Carol McCartney

Email: kjurgella@wisc.edu

Kelie Krause
Survey student Kelie Krause

Project title: Grain-size analysis of Quaternary samples
Advisor/supervisor: J. Elmo Rawling III

Email: krause26@uwm.edu

Aditya “AD” Krishnan
Aditya

Project title: Data preservation and samples management
Advisor/supervisor: Carsyn Ames

Email: aditya.krishnan@wisc.edu

Punwath Prum
Survey student Punwath Prum

Project title: Moving maps into GeMS (data preservation grant)
Advisor/supervisor: Caroline Rose

Email: pprum@wisc.edu

Joe Rasmussen
WGNHS student

Project title: Geophysical modeling of Precambrian topography using aeromagnetic and gravity data
Advisors/supervisors: Esther Stewart, Basil Tikoff

Matt Rehwald
Matt Rehwald

Project title: Wisconsin well construction report (WCR) database compilation
Advisor/supervisor: Steve Mauel

Email:
matthew.rehwald@wgnhs.uwex.edu

Chelsea Volpano
WGNHS student Chelsea Volpano

Project title: Linking onshore erosion to nearshore sand transport at Point Beach and Two Rivers Harbor
Advisor/supervisor: J. Elmo Rawling, III

Email: chelsea.volpano@wisc.edu