Ag Students Shine at National PAS Conference

Ag Students Shine at National PAS Conference

| By: Britten, Casey

Fox Valley Technical College was well represented at the 2022 National Professional Agricultural Student (PAS) Conference.

The event took place from March 16-19, 2022 in Minneapolis. The PAS National Conference is a gathering of nearly 600 agricultural students, their collegiate advisors and industry representatives. Students compete against many colleges from across the United States.

Take a look at how Fox Valley Tech students placed:

Individual Events:

     2nd Place: Career Progress, Ruminant Animal Systems - Alyssa Strassburg

     2nd Place: Employment Interview, Dairy Production - Lily Kussman

     3rd Place: Employment Interview, Feeds & Animal Health - Ariana Hendricks

     3rd Place: Impromptu Speaking - Ashley Johnson

Team Events:

     1st Place: Crops Specialist - Sa Lee, Hannah Schneider, Carter Hooyman

     1st Place: Equine Specialist - Ariana Hendricks, Ashley Johnson

     2nd Place: Crops Specialist - Grady Wendorf, Peter Gorman, Lorrissa Albert

Team Event Individual Placings:

     Crops Specialist: 1st Place Sa Lee, 2nd Place Peter Gorman, 3rd Place Hannah Schneider

     Equine Specialist: 1st Place Ariana Hendricks

The National Professional Agricultural Student Organization is a student-led organization that allows students to build and sharpen their skills so that they are ready for the workplace. Through competitive style learning and real-life application, members are skilled professionals who are prepared to work in all areas of the agriculture industry. ​PAS is one of the 11 career and technical student organizations that has been approved by the U. S. Department of Education as an integral part of career and technical education. Learn more >