Udall Undergraduate Scholarship

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Tal Y. Shutkin
Ohio State University
Environment

Tal Shutkin is a rising junior at the Ohio State University, studying environmental policy and decision making. He is using his education as the foundation for work that improves the outcomes of conservation policy. Specifically, he is concerned with the impact of conservation initiatives on indigenous communities and strives to emphasize social justice alongside ecological integrity in the design and implementation of such initiatives. He is beginning his honors thesis on a related case study in British Columbia’s Great Bear Rainforest. Tal is president of his university’s Sierra Club chapter and a founding member of OSU’s fossil fuels divestment organization.

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Dominic J. Acri Pennsylvania
Mathew T. Bain Montana
Augustine J. Beard Oregon
Amber H. Berg Kansas
Casey E. Brayton South Carolina
Chad J. Brown New Mexico
Bryce Cracknell North Carolina
Rachel G. Dickson Montana
Devin M. Domeyer Maine
Grace F. Fuchs Ohio
Shreya Ganeshan Georgia
Celina C. Gray Montana
Tomas W. Green Washington
Skye M. Hart Louisiana
Katelynne N Johnson New Mexico
Ashleigh A. Jugan Massachusetts
Kiloaulani E. Kaawa-Gonzales Hawaii
Emma Kincade Oklahoma
Ashley N. Lewis Washington
Tamee E. Livermont South Dakota
Kimberly Lopez Castellanos New York
Maizy T. Ludden New York
Amina Ly North Carolina
Jamani A. Montague New Jersey
Sabrina R. Myoda Delaware
Mackenzie L. Neal Virginia
Vincent J. O'Leary West Virginia
David Perez Florida
Emily Plumage South Dakota
Dejah R. Powell Illinois
Jade Rhoads New York
Matthew A. Salm Wisconsin
Talia J. Schmitt Virginia
Lina L. Schulmeisters Florida
Dominic Scicchitano Pennsylvania
Celina M. Scott-Buechler Arizona
Tal Y. Shutkin Ohio
Aaron M. Silberman Texas
Cheyenne M. Siverly Alaska
Madelyn M. Smith Louisiana
Krti Tallam California
Rory W. Taylor Minnesota
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Megan J. Tom Arizona
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