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ALIJA MUJIC WINS HIGHEST GRAD AWARD FROM MSA

Alija's winning oral presentation was:

Mujic, Alija Bajro , Kennedy, Peter G. , Durall, Daniel M. , Spatafora, Joseph W.  On living with family: Factors affecting the vertical distribution of the ectomycorrhizal sister species Rhizopogon vinicolor and Rhizopogon vesiculosus in soil

Alija also received a Mentor Travel Award that is given to assist students with travel to the Annual Meeting of the Mycological Society of America. The mentor awards are given in the names of some of the society's famous mycological forbearers: for Alija it was given in the name of James M. Trappe, Research Professor in Forestry Science at OSU.