Ben Campbell - 2008 Golden Opportunity Scholar

Ben Campbell PictureCurrent activities

-Purdue University, West Lafayette IN
-Getting a BS in Plant Breeding and Genetics, Minor in Stat
-Working in Dr. Herb Ohm's small grains lab on a wheat stem rust project
-Activities on Campus: Swing Dancing, Purdue Orchestra, Residence Hall Student Government
Future activities
-Plan to do an integrated BS MS at Purdue in Plant Breeding and Genetics
-Doing an internship with Monsanto in Lebanon, IN the Summer 2009
Impact of GO program
Through joining the GO scholars I received Donn Cummings and my mentor. Donn is based at Monsanto's Lebanon, IN station, and so the connection to work at that station was further developed as a result of becoming a GO scholar.