Club Information

The Plant Pathology Student Organization provides educational and social activities for the students interested in plant pathology.


Objectives and Purpose:

  • Provides educational, leadership and extension opportunities and training outside of the classroom.
  • Stimulates interest in plant pathology among university students.
  • Fosters a spirit of cooperation and mutual helpfulness among students, faculty and staff.
  • Provides an opportunity for wider acquaintances with the general public and activities of other divisions of the American Phytopathological Society
  • Be of service to the university, department, other students, and the general public.
Membership: All undergraduate students and graduate students who are interested in plant pathology comprise the membership.
Current Club Leaders:
  • President: Natalie Holste
  • Vice President: Sourav Pal
  • Treasurer: Edgar Nieto-Lopez
  • Secretary: Gabriella Martens
  • Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) Representative: Rosalba Rodriguez-Peña
  • Faculty Advisor: Richard Wilson
Regular meetings are suspended for the summer.  Meetings will be held once per month at 5 PM in 406B Plant Science Hall

Plant Pathology Grad Student Trip 2015