Earth Day 2021 Poster Competition Winners

Thank you very much for all the submissions for the Wichita State Earth Day 2021 Poster Competition! We had a group of faculty members who served as the judges, and they provided their feedback through an online application called JudgeZed. Associate Dean Graduate School, Dr. Kerry Wilks, served as the Lead Judge and Coordinator.

Based on the recommendations from the judges we are excited to inform the Wichita State Earth Day 2021 Poster Competition winners:

  • First Place           Arun Karrthick Manoharan
  • Second Place      Hannah Samaniego
  • Third Place          Meaghan Mizak

Congratulations to everyone who participated in the competition! 

Celebrate Earth Day with the Shockers!

Join the WSU Sustainability Committee and the Greater Wichita Community on Earth Day, April 22, 2021, to celebrate the wonderful ecofriendly things happening at WSU and in the Wichita Community!  Local businesses and organizations will be on hand to talk about their efforts, Interim WSU President Dr. Rick Muma will speak about Sustainability on campus, students will present their research.  Wichita Mayor, Brandon Whipple will provide remarks about how the city is thinking about Sustainability.  Electric cars, food rescuers, composters, and so much more will be available on campus and virtually!

Agenda of Events  Speaker Bios

Special thanks for support from the

National Institute for Aviation Research!

NIAR logo

Earth Day Coordinating Committee


Visvakumar Aravinthan

Kristin Beal

Michelle Dehaven

Alice Fitzgerald

Deepak Gupta

Toni Jackman

Madi Laughlin

Holger Meyer

Coleen Pugh

Kent Rowe

Carolyn Shaw

Bayram Yildirim




How to Participate